In consideration of the volatile global economy, the growing costs of airfreight, and the risk associated with diminished air cargo capacity, project Optimize evaluated ocean freight as a potentially secure and economic alternative method to transport vaccines. This document describes the project’s methodology, findings, and recommendations.

Corporate author(s): PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: January 2013

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Ocean Shipment of Vaccines

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