Matson, an innovator in refrigerated cargo, has a long history of shipping perishables from Alaska and across the Pacific in reefers.

To preserve the highest quality and integrity of seafood, Matson uses one of the best-refrigerated cargo systems in the shipping industry. Precise temperature control, modified atmospheres, substitute atmospheres for the controlled atmosphere applications, and other standard features of Matson’s refrigerated container service help keep seafood and other climate-sensitive freight at their optimal freshness.

To learn more about refrigerated shipping from Alaska to Asia, how Matson can ship seafood and other temperature-sensitive cargo to Asia from Alaska, or to get a free quote, please call 1-877-678-SHIP today.


Equipment Overview – Refrigerated Container

Matson offers temperature-controlled 40-foot high-cube refrigerated containers to service the needs of our customers shipping from Alaska to Asia. The reefer containers are capable of transporting chilled or frozen seafood while protecting the integrity and quality of the shipment across the Pacific.

Reefer – Temperature Controlled Refrigerated Container

Inside Length: 38′
Inside Width: 7’6″
Inside Height: 8’3″
Door Opening: 7’8″W x 8’H
Empty Weight: 10,400 lbs.
Cubic Capacity: 2,340 ft.
Outside Length: 40′
Outside Width: 8′
Outside Height: 9’6″

Note: Empty Weight and Cubic Capacity figures shown are for the equipment which makes up the majority of inventory in each category. Actual empty weights and cubic capacities may vary based on series numbers of equipment.