Pallet Types

There are two main categories of pallets used in international ocean going trade:

1. ISO Pallets
2. European Pallets

ISO Pallets

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has specified six pallet dimensions in ISO 6780:

Millimeters (W x L)Inches (W x L)
1016 × 121948.00 × 40.00
1000 × 120039.37 × 47.24
1165 × 116545.87 × 45.87
1067 × 106742.00 × 42.00
1100 × 110043.30 × 43.30
800 × 120031.50 × 47.24
European Pallets

The European Pallet Association (EPAL) has specified a number of different pallet sizes. The four (4) most commonly used pallets are listed below.

EUR Pallet TypeMillimeters (W × L)Inches (W × L)
EUR800 × 120031.50 × 47.24
EUR 6800 × 60031.50 × 23.62