Transportation of perishable goods (medicines, food, live plants and some others) must be carried out under certain conditions. First of all, it concerns temperature and humidity. Grand Logistics Company provides services for the transportation of all types of goods, including perishable ones, in Ukraine and abroad on the most favorable terms and with a guarantee of compliance with all sanitary norms, standards and technical requirements. The company's specialists have extensive experience in organizing refrigerated transport, and are ready to ensure timely delivery of products, while maintaining its presentation and freshness.
Refrigerated transportation with GLC, features of the organization of the process
The company has a large fleet of special equipment that allows you to transport any batches of products with a limited shelf life, and for which it is important to comply with the temperature regime. This can be done by car, in particular, trucks that maintain the required temperature in the range from + 12C to -30C.
In addition, the transportation of perishable products, live plants and medicines can be carried out by water transport and by railway. Each of these options has its own characteristics and nuances, which are dictated by the specifics of the cargo.
- Accurate adherence to delivery dates is essential.
- Compliance with sanitary standards.
- Maintaining the required temperature and humidity throughout the entire period of transportation.
- Availability of the necessary documentation - a sanitary passport, permits, licenses, and so on.
To maintain the desired temperature regime during the delivery of perishable goods, vehicles must be equipped with special equipment that monitors the state of products, as well as temperature sensors.
Modes of transport for refrigerated transport
Depending on the temperature regime, transport is divided into 3 main classes:
- "A" (FRA) - temperature range 0C - 12C, used for the transportation of fresh fish, meat, dairy products, pharmaceuticals;
- "B" (FRB) - + 12С - -10С is used for transportation of semi-finished products, fresh-frozen products, including meat, fish, fruits and vegetables, ice cream;
- "C" (FRC) - + 12C - 20C - for the delivery of deep-frozen products.
For the transportation of perishable goods by rail, the following types of wagons are used:
For the transportation of goods of this category, refrigerated trucks and isothermal trucks of various carrying capacity and volume are widely used. When organizing the delivery of perishable products water transport special containers and freezers are used.
The main directions of refrigerated transportation within the country
Company GLC provides services for organizing the delivery of products with a limited shelf life to all cities and towns of Ukraine, as well as abroad. The key areas are large port cities, railway stations, processing plants, farm and agricultural enterprises, and retail facilities. In addition, freight transportation of pharmaceuticals is carried out directly from manufacturers (most of the factories are located in Kyiv, Kharkov, Poltava, Ternopil, Vinnitsa) to pharmacy warehouses in different regions of the country.
Transportation of perishable goods is currently in great demand, and occupies a fairly large share in the total cargo transportation in Ukraine. At the same time, the organization of the process requires the use of specialized and expensive equipment and special attention to all details. Therefore, the delivery of such goods can only be trusted to specialists with the necessary knowledge, experience and technical capabilities. This approach guarantees the exact observance of the terms and conditions of transportation, which means that your cargo will be delivered in integrity, and with the preservation of its presentation and properties.