CELEBI Delhi Cargo Terminal achieves IATA CEIV Pharma Certification
Celebi Delhi Cargo Terminal Management, the joint venture between DIAL and Celebi Ground Handling announced that it has been accredited with IATA CEIV Pharma certification for its cargo and warehouse operations. The companies are making use of technological advancements to bring in higher efficiency.
Given the current scenario, the air cargo industry is calling for higher standards when transporting temperature sensitive pharmaceuticals. To cope with the growing expectation for standardization, the certification ensures international and national compliance to safeguard product integrity to its destination.
From the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Celebi has been working dedicatedly on preparing proficient handling scenarios for the import and export of various types of vaccines, pharma, medical aid, and oxygen containers in a safe and efficient way. Vaccines, in general, must be handled in line with international regulatory requirements at a controlled temperature and without delay to ensure the quality of the product.
Commenting on this, Kamesh Peri, CEO, Celebi Delhi Cargo Terminal Management said, “This is a prestigious certification to have, especially in present times with the highest standards expected in handling temperature-sensitive pharmaceuticals. We have achieved it after a thorough audit process performed by IATA who assessed and found our quality systems, infrastructure, procedures, and policies to be in absolute compliance. This was made possible by our committed team and I am very proud of their tireless and brilliant efforts.”
Celebi is working closely with its customers to understand their specific requirements and is more than ready to meet expectations with a state-of-the art Pharmaceutical Logistics Centre spread over 1200 sqm area. The Centre has a pre-cool facility and four chambers within the range of +15?c and -20?c, with a capacity of 72,000 MT annually. Recently, Celebi also achieved GDP (Good Distribution Practice) certification for its Exports Pharma Logistics Centre and Pharma Processing Facility in Import for Celebi Delhi Cargo Terminal.