India: New Mandatory Pre-Arrival Clearance Procedures
AUTHOR: Reynaldo Roman | Senior Director, Regulatory Compliance India’s Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs announces a new rule requiring all air cargo arriving in India to be Customs cleared no later than the day of arrival and preferably before arrival. A...
AUTHOR: Reynaldo Roman | Senior Director, Regulatory Compliance India’s Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs announces a new rule requiring all air cargo arriving in India to be Customs cleared no later than the day of arrival and preferably before arrival. As of April 1st, importers must ensure that their shipment documents are complete,… Read more »
OVERCOMING BREXIT CHALLENGES TO COORDINATE TIME-SENSITIVE SHIPMENTS GOAL To ensure on-time release and delivery of an autologous CAR-T Cell treatment therapy to an investigator site in Spain. CHALLENGE Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the start of Brexit, when the U.K. left the European Union (EU), many transport options were highly impacted. These circumstances caused… Read more »
Marken’s Complete Supply Chain Infrastructure Meets Nation’s Vaccine Trial Distribution Needs in 8 Weeks Marken was requested by a Ministry of Health to propose an end-to-end solution as a single supplier for vaccine trial storage, distribution and logistics on a national scale. To meet this request, Marken’s dedicated team of experts expanded their GMP depot… Read more »
Marken Customizes Supply Chain Solutions for Regional Clinical Vaccination Program A regional Ministry of Health required its limited supplies of a clinical vaccine to be transported among many local clinical vaccination centers. With equal distribution and security being primary concerns, Marken developed an agile, bespoke solution. GOAL Provide a secure, end-to-end, cold chain solution for… Read more »
Expands Global Cell and Gene Services Capacity Research Triangle Park, NC, February 16, 2021 – UPS Healthcare announced today an investment and further expansion of its capabilities in cell and gene services via Marken, a UPS company. UPS Healthcare is adding eight centers of excellence to support Marken’s global network of cell and gene services,… Read more »
merchandise for import into the country. On Jan 14th, 2021, India’s Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs published Advisory No: 02/2021 announcing a new rule requiring Customs brokers to submit certain documents to Customs when clearing merchandise for import into the country. The new rule requires mandatory uploading of product-specific documents in the e-Sanchit… Read more »
The European Commission announced last week a new, mandatory export authorization requirement for COVID-19 vaccines covered by an Advance Purchase Agreement (APA) with the EU. The new rule applies to vaccines against SARS-related coronaviruses (SARS-CoV species) falling under CN code 3002 20 10 and cover active substances including master and working cell banks used for… Read more »
Los Angeles and Ukraine Depots Fulfill a Growing Need for Clinical Trial Services Research Triangle Park, N.C., December 22, 2020 – Marken announced today the launch of two new facilities in Kiev, Ukraine and in Los Angeles, United States. A brand new pharmaceutical depot in Kiev will allow more opportunities for clients to store clinical… Read more »
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AUTHOR: Nina Vas | Vice President, Clinical Distribution, Cell and Gene Supply Chain Since January 2020, the clinical trials ecosystem has quickly evolved to manage roadblocks impeding clinical trial integrity, and patient care and safety amid a global pandemic. Closed borders, reduced air traffic and delayed or canceled flights disrupted global distribution, revealing how flexible… Read more »