A warehouse is a building used to store goods. Warehouses are used by manufacturers, importers, exporters, wholesalers, transport businesses, customs etc. Warehouses are plain buildings in industrial areas of cities and towns and villages. Warehouses have loading docks to load and unload goods from trucks. Warehouses can be large and small, depending upon the capacity of goods it needs to store. Stored goods can include any raw material, packing material, spare parts, components, or finished goods, such as from agriculture, manufacturing and production.