A.P. Moller – Maersk announced the signing of a logistics agreement with Novo Nordisk from 2021.
The three-year agreement on cold chain logistics covers transportation including ocean services and inland logistics.
“We are proud to be chosen as one of Novo Nordisk´s main logistic companies. Transporting pharmaceuticals on a global level is a demanding task with various complexities that require flexible and resilient supply chains as well as digital and eco-friendly solutions. This achievement showcases the rapid transformation of A.P. Moller – Maersk as a modern end-to-end logistics company with fully controlled assets,” said Vincent Clerc, Executive Vice President and CEO Ocean and Logistics. A.P. Moller – Maersk.
One of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world, Novo Nordisk has chosen Maersk´s ECO Delivery to reduce the carbon footprint in transportation. The initiative uses sustainable biofuel to power selected Maersk-vessels and helps Novo Nordisk to make progress towards its ambitious sustainability goals.
The global agreement will enter effect as of 1st April 2021.