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Excellent all round service from R W Freight for our Norway exports.

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Thanks for the shipment updates relating to our groupage imports from Eskillstuna in Sweden. – VERY efficient as usual! This really helps me to fulfill our clients orders & monitor our stock control.

Swedish Groupage Importer 36050

I wanted to call you to say a big thank you! This is the first import consignment we have done via R W Freight from Oskarshamn in Sweden and I have to say that it was a really urgent situation for us and you collected and delivered our cargo in double quick time! Everything went absolutely to plan and like clockwork! I was kept fully informed of the status of my shipment from time of booking right upto delivery! It's makes a change to compliment a forwarder on the fantastic service they provide! We will be opening a new a warehouse towards the end of this year and will have much larger shipments which we will be sending via your services. Thankyou! Chris

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West Midlands export success

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Exports from the West Midlands are on the increase, having grown by over 100% in the past five years, according to figures from HMRC. While growth in exports from all other English regions have slowed down this year, growth in the West Midlands has surged. The area is likely to outperform London in 2014. Only the South East of England will sell more to the world. Machinery and transport are the biggest sellers, accounting for 71%.

There is little doubt that the West Midlands’ recent export success has been powered by a few big manufacturers. The leading light is Jaguar Land Rover. During its last financial year, the company posted revenues of £19.4bn, up from £9.9bn in 2011. According to UKTI, about 20% of everything which the UK exports to China is from Jaguar Land Rover.

Its success can be attributed to the fact that, while other UK exporters have been hampered by the global recession and problems in the Eurozone, the Midlands-based car manufacturer has been taking major strides into rapidly growing markets such as China.