Packaging Material Suppliers in Bangalore

Pallet Sizing Guide

For ISO, Euro and North American Pallets

Wooden Pallet Manufacturers in Bangalore

ISO PALLETS

International Organization for Standardization (ISO) approves six pallet dimensions:

Sizes, mm
(W × L)

Sizes, inch
(W × L)

Wasted Floor,
ISO Container

Region
Most Used in

1219 × 1016

48.00 × 40.00

3.7%

North America

1000 × 1200

39.37 × 47.24

6.7%

Europe, Asia; similar to 48×40″.

1165 × 1165

44.88 × 44.88

8.1%

Australia

1067 × 1067

42.00 × 42.00

11.5%

North America, Europe, Asia

1100 × 1100

43.30 × 43.30

14%

Asia

800 × 1200

31.50 × 47.24

15.2%

Europe; fits many doorways

EUROPEAN (EURO) PALLETS

EURO pallets must be approved by European Pallet Association (EPAL). EURO Pallet does not fit efficiently within ISO shipping container thus slightly wider containers often used. Four common sizes of EURO Pallets:

EURO Pallet Type

Size, mm (W × L)

ISO Pallet Alternative

EUR, EUR 1

800 × 1200

ISO1, same size as EUR

EUR 2

1200 × 1000

ISO2

EUR 3

1000 × 1200

EUR 6

800 × 600

ISO0, half the size of EUR

600 × 400

Quarter the size of EUR

400 × 300

One-eighth the size of EUR

Why EPAL?

Most commonly used is GMA Pallet (Grocery Manufacturers’ Association), - accounts for 30% of all new wood pallets produced in the United States. ISO recognizes the GMA pallet footprint as one of its six standard sizes:

Size, mm
(W × L)

Size, inch
(W × L)

Production
Rank

Industries
Using

1219 × 1016

48 × 40

1

Grocery, many others

1067 ×1067

42 × 42

2

Telecommunications, Paint

1219 × 1219

48 × 48

3

Drums

1016 × 1219

40 × 48

4

Military Cement

1219 × 1067

48 × 42

5

Chemical, Beverage

1016 × 1016

40 × 40

6

Dairy

1219 × 1143

48 × 45

7

Automotive

1118 × 1118

44 × 44

8

Drums, Chemical

914 × 914

36 × 36

9

Beverage

1219 × 914

48 × 36

10

Beverage, Shingles, Packaged Paper

889 × 1156

35 × 45.5

Unknown

Military 1/2 ISO container, fits 36″ standard doors

1219 × 508

48 × 20

Unknown

Retail

ADDRESS and LOCATION MAP

  • TOTAL PACK
    No. 51, Sree Nilaya, 1st Cross, Kurudu Sonnenahalli,
    near Lake Montfort School, Virgo Nagar Post, Bangalore, Karnataka 560049
  • Email:
    info@totalpack.in
  • Phone:
  • 9845722274
  • Working Hours / Working Days:
  • 09:30 A.M. to 06.00 P.M. / Monday to Saturday