Container A container is an object used for holding something. People put things in a container. The use of shipping containers is called Containerization. Types of container[change | change source] Bottle receptacle Box Can Tin Jug (container) Jar Pan Tub Carton Packet Barrel Vessel Crate This short article about technology can be made longer. You can help Wikipedia by adding to it. Retrieved from "https://simple.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Container&oldid=6931365"