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Very good service provided by RW Freight with reliable information regarding collections and deliveries of my Sedeish Exports.

Swedish Export Client
71906

I am looking forward to getting things started and continuing with the good service that I have experienced so far, it will also be so refreshing having just one contact.

Shipping Customer 59263

RW Freight Services are a fantastic company which I will happily use again. I’m looking to expand my business so I am interested in using them for exporting to destinations in addition to Finland.

Finland Export Freight
67904

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Difficult times for Road freight

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The road freight sector in Europe endured another year of weak growth and anaemic profits, according to the latest market report from Transport Intelligence, ‘European Road Freight Transport 2014.’

Overall the road freight industry experienced growth of just 1% in 2013, created by the impact of stagnation in the Eurozone. Only markets in Central and Eastern Europe prospered, with Poland, the largest market in the region growing by 5.8%.

The United Kingdom was the best performing of the larger markets in Western Europe, with growth of 2.0% mostly derived from its economic recovery.
Across Europe operating margins remained low, hampered by the weak freight volumes which, according to analysis contained in the report, are the biggest single influence on profitability. Across a range of markets, UK hauliers had the best margins.