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Very happy with the service provided by RW Freight my exports to Sweden. They respond back to me very quickly and they are very polite and professional.

Sweden Export Freight
67451

RW Freight deliver an excellent service for my Nordic exports.

Nordic Exporter
22355

When we use RW Freight for our exports to Sweden we feel confident that the service they provide is of the highest standard.

Sweden Groupage Exporter
59359

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Shipping lines reduce services

Low utilisation rates have forced shipping lines to reduce capacity on the Asia to Europe routes in an effort to cut costs.  Freight rates have been steadily declining on the route, and shipping lines are hoping to push up rates by reducing capacity and increasing demand.  According to the latest Shanghai Containerised Freight Index, container rates fell last week by $11 per tonne on the previous week.

Independent freight forwarders are criticising the larger companies for offering rates which destroy profit margins for the trade as  a whole. An industry commentator said that many participants in the China market do not expect rates to rise in the near future, as carriers are competing to slash rates.