The pharmaceutical industry is a very complex one, with high demands in terms of transport logistics. The CMA CGM Group is committed to provide its clients with a premium service to satisfy their exacting needs.
Indeed, this type of merchandise requires particular attention as well as specialized handling. The Group offers efficient controls monitoring the ambient temperature, humidity and other physical elements for safe and secure delivery.
Today, stakeholders regard the full control of the cold chain as an essential service from their logistic supplier. With maritime transport offering advantages in terms of cost.
Made to measure service
The Group is recognized as a Reefer expert in the transportation of sensitive products. Containers can be adapted – temperatures and external constraints can be adjusted and maintained according to the products transported.
Anticipating customers’ needs CMA CGM already offers transportation in agreement with Good Distribution Practice (GDP) requirements” established by the European Commission in Brussel – i.e. a list of recommendations to follow in the transportation of pharmaceutical products.
“We have transformed the constraints of this demanding industry by offering refined and new solutions to our clients,” explains Larysa Engasser, CMA CGM Commercial Section Manager. REEFER Corporate Accounts / PHARMA desk.
Reefers benefits from a “Pre-Trip Inspection” (PTI) which consists of checks and tests before departure, which are naturally more extensive for sensitive goods.
CMA CGM Reefer units offer different degrees of conservation:
- 2°C to 8°C
- 15°C to 25°C
- -40°C to -30°C
For pharmaceutical products, containers with temperatures between 2°C to 8°C and 15°C to 25°C are subjected to extensive PTIs, highlighting the service quality of the Group.
With a Reefer fleet of 213,000 TEUs, which benefits from the latest technological innovations, CMA CGM Group can provide full tracking of containers, 24/7 thanks to its reefers team of experts present in more than 85 countries.
With a dedicated department, and high-level of information sharing, CMA CGM provides its worldwide clients a high-level service based on trust.