Turkish Cargo achieves QEP Accreditation


Turkish Cargo, the freight division of Turkish Airlines, has received QEP Accreditation from Envirotainer at its hub – Istanbul Atatürk Airport (IST), as well as five other stations across its network: Mumbai (BOM), Hyderabad (HYD), Frankfurt (FRA, Tel Aviv (TLV) and Seoul (ICN). With these six accredited stations of Qualified Envirotainer Providers (QEP); Turkish Cargo demonstrates its credibility in handling Envirotainer containers and cold chain shipments.

“Envirotainer’s QEP Accreditation is proof of our reliability within the temperature-controlled freight industry, and the result of hard work and dedication to our customers. We are proud to receive this acknowledgement and are determined to keep performing at an industry leading standard,” said Seref Kazanci, Turkish Cargo Senior Vice President. Turkish Cargo Pharmaceutical is a premium, quality-driven service that the healthcare industry can rely on when shipping healthcare products,” said Chris Fore, Compliance Manager of Envirotainer. “I am especially pleased to recognize Turkish Cargo as a Qualified Envirotainer Provider.

Bourji Mourad, Global Head of Partner Management of Envirotainer, said, “This accreditation is another positive step forward with our Partner Turkish Cargo. Our mutual pharma customers and forwarders around the globe can benefit from such development since everyone in the supply chain needs to mitigating risks when handling such vital products.”

Turkish Cargo’s special product dedicated to handling pharmaceuticals and life science products, growing its services to more than 300 locations throughout Turkish Cargo’s international network. Turkish Cargo has been handling Envirotainer containers since 2015, enhancing the quality of shipments to the world’s largest pharmaceuticals companies.