The shipping container made the world a smaller place. When ISO containers became standardized in the late sixties, for the first time, it was cheaper to manufacture products overseas and ship them back home. Today, there's a secondary industry modifying containers into homes and work spaces, which is creating demand for specialized manufacturing jobs here in America. What shipped jobs overseas is now bringing industry back home.

Produced and shot by Whitney Mallett and Rami Ayari
Edited by Whitney Mallett
Musical recording used with permission from Mac DeMarco

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