Since 1796, vaccines have protected millions of lives around the world by preventing a variety of life-threatening diseases. The recent Covid-19 global pandemic further underscored the importance of preventive healthcare and the need for reliable logistics partners to help pharmaceutical companies bring these essential products to all corners of the world, continuing the 220-year legacy of protecting lives.
At MSC, it is our priority to help our pharmaceutical customers to help the world. Our container transportation offers a GDP certified, highly controlled yet cost-effective solution for pharmaceutical cargoes, including the extremely sensitive live vaccines. On top of being powered by cutting-edge reefer technology, customers can also be assured of rigorous pre-trip inspection, close monitoring throughout the cargo journey, and the expertise of dedicated experts with deep knowledge of the pharma industry.
Traditionally transported by air cargo, MSC has been entrusted by a valued pharmaceutical client to deliver its precious live vaccine cargoes swiftly, securely and efficiently by container shipping. This shift was encouraged by the greater capacity and value, lower carbon footprint and assured quality that our container shipping offers. The Antwerp to Singapore deliveries that are growing from strength to strength also marked the client’s inaugural live vaccine shipments into Asia with container shipping.
In a remarkable feat, MSC also achieved a record reefer power-off duration at point of discharge that significantly outperforms the industry standard and further optimizing efficiency for our customer.
Live vaccines are extremely sensitive cargoes. They require a heightened level of care, precise and consistent temperature control, and top-notch equipment to protect its quality and potency. Here’s why MSC is the partner of choice for delivering your high-value live vaccine cargoes to the right place, at the right time, and in the right conditions.
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