Air Canada Cargo is working in collaboration with GTA dnata at our hub at Toronto Pearson International Airport to provide our customers specializing in pharmaceutical shipments with industry-leading service.
If your company handles pharmaceutical shipments for import or export, please review the information below and ensure to share it with the right people in your organization.
As of February 26, 2019, all AC Pharmacair, AC Absolute°, AC DGR* and AC Secure pharmaceutical shipments must be tendered and retrieved at the GTA dnata facility.
GTA dnata - Cargo 2
2710 Britannia Rd. East
Truck doors G37 - G48
The customer service entrance and parking are on the east side of the building. Tender and retrieval times are unchanged. Air Canada Cargo agents will be on hand for acceptance and pick-up.
Please note that non-pharmaceutical perishable shipments (AC Fresh and AC Absolute° shipments containing non-pharmaceutical commodities) will continue to be handled at the main Air Canada Cargo building at this time.
- PIL: Please add this special handling code to all AC Pharmacair, AC Absolute°, AC DGR* and AC Secure pharmaceutical shipments destined to Toronto (YYZ)
- Sub-locator code 5502: Please use the customs clearance sub-locator code for GTA World Cargo, 5502 for all import AC Pharmacair and AC Absolute° pharmaceutical shipments destined to Toronto (YYZ).
Empty Containers: Return at the Main Building
Empty active containers being returned to Air Canada for end of lease will continue to be handled at the main Air Canada Cargo building at this time.
We will continue to provide you with updates and news by email. If there are people in your organization that could benefit from this information, they can sign up to receive email messages from us at www.aircanadacargo.com/news.
Within Canada, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. Outside Canada, please contact your local Air Canada Cargo representative.
*Some pharmaceutical shipments such as medical isotopes are booked as AC DGR