Cathay joins hands with va-Q-tec

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va-Q-tec’s ad­vanced pas­sive ther­mal con­tain­ers, which are de­signed to main­tain a con­stant tem­per­a­ture dur­ing trans­porta­tion for more than five days, will be a strong ad­di­tion to the air­lines’ Pharma LIFT port­fo­lio by pro­vid­ing its global cus­tomers with an ex­cel­lent so­lu­tion for mov­ing life-sav­ing phar­ma­ceu­ti­cals by air freight. The ther­mal con­tain­ers are avail­able in five dif­fer­ent sizes, tak­ing up to two US pal­lets in­side, and in six dif­fer­ent tem­per­a­ture ranges, from -60°C to +25°C. Frosti Lau, Gen­eral Man­ager Cargo Ser­vice De­liv­ery, Cathay Pa­cific, said, “These ad­vanced pas­sive ther­mal con­tain­ers can of­fer steady tem­per­a­ture-con­trolled

con­di­tions for sev­eral days with­out re­quir­ing ex­ter­nal en­ergy sources. Cou­pled with Cathay Pa­cific Cargo’s ex­ten­sive net­work, we are con­fi­dent the con­tain­ers will ben­e­fit our cus­tomers around the world.” Anand Yed­ery, Gen­eral Man­ager Cargo – South Asia, Mid­dle East & Africa, Cathay Pa­cific, said, “From an air freight point of view In­dia is a very big pas­sive phar­ma­ceu­ti­cal mar­ket. This part­ner­ship will pro­vide our cus­tomers a range of op­tions to trans­port their tem­per­a­ture sen­si­tive phar­ma­ceu­ti­cal ship­ments.”

In Sook Yoo, Head - Busi­ness De­vel­op­ment Asia, vaQ-tec, added, “The phar­ma­ceu­ti­cal mar­ket is grow­ing rapidly world­wide.”

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