Testimonials

RW Freight Services have an excellent Swedish export service, very quick at responding to my emails and phone calls.

Swedish Export Freight
42305

RW Freight have a good Imports from Sweden service. Always phone in advance before delivery of the goods.

Swedish Import Freight
78030

Excellent service provided by RW Freight on our Finland exports. Goods collected and shipped on time. Always kept up to date with information. Happily use again.

Finland Export Freight
81371

More Testimonials

air freight Australia Brexit Canada cargo China container containers Covid-19 Denmark 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 USA wine

Exports set for record year despite August dip

Tags:


Germany is still on course for another record year of exports in 2015 in spite of a drop of 5.2 percent in August compared with the previous month, the Federal Statistics Office (Destatis) reported on Thursday.

“The world economy is being slowed down by weakness in emerging economies, and the level of world trade is below-average,” said Jörg Zeuner, chief economist at government-owned development bank KfW.

He added that late school holidays in Germany’s economically strongest states may have had an impact on the export statistics. But compared with the same time last year, exports still look likely to break 2014’s record, with five percent more exported in August 2015 than August 2014 at €88 billion.

Germany exported 6.6 percent more goods in the first eight months of 2015 than in the same period in 2014.