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New pharma corridor between Singapore and Zurich

SINGAPORE: June 14, 2016. Swiss WorldCargo, Cargologic and SATS have today established a secure temperature-controlled, quality corridor between Singapore and Zurich for the pharma industry.

SATS Cargo SingaporeBoth Cargologic and SATS are certified as part of IATA’s Centre of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV) in pharma handling. They are also compliant under Good Distribution Practices (GDP) regulations and employ a trained team of cold-chain handling specialists.

“Switzerland exports a third of its entire exports by airfreight in terms of value. This reflects the fact that the goods of the Swiss export industry’s goods are of high value e.g. pharmaceuticals,” said Marco Gredig, managing director, Cargologic.

“The investment in our relationship underscores our faith in Zurich as one of the top cargo airports for handling pharmaceutical products. We believe this gives a clear signal to the pharmaceutical industry to use Cargologic and SATS in Zurich and Singapore respectively, “ he added.

“In a collaborative world this alliance is about exchanging best practices, sharing synergies and knowledge and promoting innovation. Together with our partners, we can deliver excellence and provide quality leadership, especially in the temperature-controlled transport management,” declared Ashwin Bhat, head of Swiss WorldCargo.

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