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GTA dnata Warehouse Storage Policy Update

GTA dnata, which provides ramp, passenger and cargo warehousing services to airlines at Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ), has announced an update to their warehouse storage policies as outlined below.

“Effective 15th October 2021, there will be no extension of free storage over the first Weekend and Public holidays.

All general cargo will continue to have 48 hours free storage from the date of arrival without any further extension.
All special cargo will continue to have 24 hours free storage from the date of arrival without any further extension.

The Change in policy will apply as below

For General Cargo:– Shipment arriving on Friday will need to be picked up by Sunday at the latest to avoid any storage charges.
For Special Cargo:– Shipment arriving on Friday will need to be picked up by Saturday at the latest to avoid any storage charges.

This change in policy has been initiated after due consideration of upcoming increases in cargo volumes, 24 x 7 CBSA working hours and the e-Manifest initiative.
All customers will be able to process their shipments without any restrictions irrespective of Weekends or Public holidays.

GTA dnata request all forwarders and import customers to make necessary arrangements to avoid any storage charges.
GTA dnata have also geared up operations to ensure quick delivery schedules are maintained throughout the weekends and public holidays.”

For more information, please call David Lychek, Director – Ocean & Air Services at (905) 882-4880, ext. 1207.

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