Emirates SkyCargo revalidates pharma certification at Dubai hub
Emirates SkyCargo has received a revalidation of the European Union Good Distribution Practices (EU GDP) certification for pharma operations at its Dubai hub.
September 29, 2017
Emirates Pharma has been well received by pharma customers across the world and this has resulted in a significant increase in the volumes of pharma carried by Emirates SkyCargo across its global network of over 155 destinations. In the one year since the launch of the new pharma product, Emirates SkyCargo transported over 51,000 tonnes of pharmaceuticals valued at over US$ 11 billion. Pharma volumes transported between January and September 2017 grew by over 25% when compared with the same period in 2016. Some of the main types of pharmaceuticals transported include vaccines, medication for diabetes and cancer, and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs).