AIT-Toronto Office Expands International Operations
Recent certifications from Transport Canada and IATA allow the station to build upon a strong foundation of ground and transborder services
ITASCA, ILLINOIS (June 29, 2016) – AIT Worldwide Logistics’ Toronto office recently expanded its international operations department with the addition of International Station Manager Valerian Ferreira, a veteran of the transportation management industry.
According to Branch Manager Branko Burazin, AIT-Toronto has been granted Certified Agent status by Transport Canada (the federal department that regulates Canadian transportation) to handle international shipments under the Air Cargo Security Program. The office has also been certified by IATA (International Air Transport Association), an accreditation that allows AIT-Toronto to transact business directly with major airlines operating in Canada.
“Valerian has 34 years of industry experience,” said Burazin. “Bringing on a seasoned manager of his caliber is key to quickly growing our international business. The great relationships he has with regional manufacturers and vendors combined with his specialized knowledge and management of international project cargo gives AIT-Toronto a potent advantage in our market.”
AIT-Toronto’s newly expanded international operations department is handling Canadian imports and exports for customers representing companies from a wide variety of industries.
About AIT Worldwide Logistics
Founded in 1979, Itasca, Illinois-based AIT Worldwide Logistics is a full service transportation management provider. With continental headquarters in Chicago, Amsterdam and Hong Kong, AIT’s offices form a vast network spanning the globe. By coupling a flexible business model with robust technology that presents end-to-end shipment visibility, AIT delivers precisely tailored supply chain efficiencies for almost every industry imaginable. Leveraging creative, competitively priced multimodal solutions, AIT removes the complexity from global logistics puzzles, helping companies thrive by regaining focus on the core goals of their business. For more information, visit www.aitworldwide.com.
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AIT Worldwide Logistics, Inc.
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