Testimonials

I was very happy with the Service I received from RW Freight, they were on time, very efficient and my goods were delivered with no problems.

Import Shipping
77295

Very good Norway exports service from RW Freight. Goods are always collected on time as advised and delivered.

Norwegian Export Freight
5068

We have no complaints when RW Freight Services carried our export freight to Denmark. Very happy with the service.

Denmark Freight Shipping
78747

More Testimonials

air freight Australia Canada cargo China container containers Denmark Egypt exporters exports exports China Finland France freight freight forwarders freight forwarding Freight Shipping Germany Gothenburg Hong Kong imports India Ireland italy Japan logisitics logistics Netherlands Norway Poland rail freight russia Seafreight shipping South Africa Spain Sweden Sweden freight Swedish Switzerland Turkey U.S.A USA wine

Whisky exporters oppose Independence

Tags: , ,


Whisky exporters in Scotland have been vocally opposed to the independence movement.

“Internationally, as an export oriented sector, we rely on effective support from government in our overseas markets, whether in influencing EU negotiations or pressing other governments to allow fairer market access. Both the UK and Scottish governments have supported us and there will be risks if this support is not maintained,” said David Frost, the chief executive of the Scottish Whisky Association, which represents an industry that provides 35,000 jobs to Scotland’s economy.

He goes on to voice concerns about losing access to the 27-country EU economy and the country’s number one export market: the rest of the UK. His concerns, at least about export markets, have some credence.

Scottish exports volumes to the rest of the UK are more than double those to any other market in the world but it would benefit nobody for England, say, to affix a duty on imports from Scotland. Prices of Scotch whisky would be higher for English consumers. This would be a hugely unpopular move on both sides of the border.