DHL Global Forwarding connects three continents with dedicated flight

The China-Netherlands-U.S.-South Korea airfreight charter is designed with the needs of the everyday living sciences and healthcare sector in intellect.

Bonn – WEBWIRE

  • The China-Netherlands-U.S.-South Korea airfreight charter is designed with the needs of the everyday living sciences and healthcare sector in intellect
  • The Covid-19 pandemic saw shippers leverage DHL World wide Forwarding’s chilly chain capabilities in everyday living sciences and healthcare to transport check kits and pharmaceutical merchandise

DHL World wide Forwarding has released an air freight charter connecting Asia Pacific to Europe and the U.S. to meet desire from shoppers in the technological innovation, producing and everyday living sciences and healthcare sectors. Managed by StarBroker, DHL World wide Forwarding’s in-property charter crew, the two times-weekly charter originates from Chongqing, China and flies to Amsterdam, Netherlands Chicago, United States Incheon, South Korea prior to returning to China.

Thomas Mack, World wide Head of Air Freight DHL World wide Forwarding stated, “While some passenger airways have resumed functions, the problem in the air freight current market continues to be risky – specially as belly capability is still restricted As the leader in the air freight current market, DHL World wide Forwarding’s leading priority is to give our shoppers with adequate and dependable air freight capability. Not only are the resilient, agile and dependable supply chains of greatest great importance for an financial recovery, but also in preparing for the availability of vaccines and other vital health care supplies all through the pandemic.”

South Korea has noticed its export of healthcare merchandise increase calendar year-on-calendar year by 26.seven% in the very first fifty percent of 2020, with pharmaceutical merchandise in unique raising by 52.five%. China has exported 28.five% a lot more health care units in the very first 5 months of the calendar year as in contrast to a calendar year in the past. In 2019, China, the Netherlands and the United States were being among the the leading 10 importers and exporters of health care merchandise. 

“Over the yrs, DHL has developed up its knowledge from globally accredited amenities and team to technologies that keep track of shipments in true-time in addition to making sure the integrity of such merchandise all over their journey. Getting the substantially-required air capability is the last piece in the worth chain puzzle, so to communicate, that ensures temperature sensitive merchandise such as everyday living-conserving vaccines access the communities-in-require,” extra Mack. 

In a not long ago released white paper DHL together with McKinsey & Business as analytics spouse explores the logistics issues for vaccines and health care merchandise all through COVID-19. To give world-wide protection of COVID-19 vaccines, up to ~200,000 pallet shipments and ~fifteen million deliveries in cooling boxes as very well as ~fifteen,000 flights will be required throughout the a variety of supply chain established-ups. The comprehensive white paper is out there for download at https://www.dhl.com/pandemic-resilience. 

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