DP World Callao achieves ISO 28000 certification
DP World Callao, the largest container terminal on the west coast of South America, announced today that it has achieved the independently audited ISO 28000:2007 supply chain security management system certification.
The first terminal operator on the South American west coast and only the second company in Peru to earn the ISO 28000 security standard, DP World Callao’s certification has been achieved less than a year after its inauguration.
The ISO 28000 standard sets in place mechanisms and processes to address security vulnerabilities at strategic and operational levels, as well as establishing preventive action plans.
“This is a great achievement for DP World Callao,” said Mohammed Sharaf, chief executive officer, DP World.
“DP World regards security as a core service to its customers and the ISO 28000 certification adds further strength to our container handling services for the world’s most important shipping lines,” he added.
DP World is implementing the international standard across its entire portfolio of 49 terminals with DP World Callao the 36th facility to achieve ISO 28000 security certification.