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Compared to a regular chest, a shulker box adds an extra level of convenience by remaining intact (with all items still inside) if it is broken. It can be carried around with the items inside, or be placed in the world again.
The shulker box cannot be crafted down the sides of the crafting table, for some strange reason. The ingredients have to be down the middle, or else it will not show up as an output.