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My first experience using RW Freight services for my export needs was a very positive one. They carried out my export to Norway very professionally and there were no issues with the shipment. I looking forward to using them again for my freight forwarding needs.

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RW Freight collect on time; I’m happy to use them as the carrier for my swedish exports.

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Freight Train Gridlock in Chicago

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The State Railway of America, Amtrack, has just published the results of a year-long investigation into the chronic passenger and freight train gridlock in Chicago.

Shipping delays on the freight line are so serious that customers often need to hold an extra 7 -14 days of stock in order to compensate for the delays. Chicago is the most important freight rail hub in North America – approximately 500 freight trains per day operate in and around the city.

These freight trains carry a third of all rail freight traffic in the USA, and approximately 60% of all rail intermodal traffic. More than 600 million tons of rail freight moves through Chicago each day. Because of the huge volumes of freight, even small delays in Chicago can have repercussions throughout the rail network in the USA.