Re-purposed cargo containers are transformed to house precious artifacts

Global Business

At any given time, there are some 20 million shipping containers at sea and three-fourths of a million are left abandoned every year. Now re-purposing and recycling these metal structures is becoming a trend, even in the traditional architecture of Washington, D.C.

CCTV America’s Andrea Arenas filed this report from Washington.

Re-purposed cargo containers are transformed to house precious artifacts

Re-purposed cargo containers are transformed to house precious artifacts

At any given time, there are some 20 million shipping containers at sea and three-fourths of a million are left abandoned every year. Now re-purposing and recycling these metal structures is becoming a trend, even in the traditional architecture of Washington, D.C. CCTV America's Andrea Arenas filed this report from Washington.