Testimonials

Since using RW Freight I have not had any problems, they always deliver my imports from Germany on time.

Imports from Germany
76355

RW Freight offer an excellent service for our exports to Norway.

Norway Groupage Exporter
88132

Courteous, prompt, goods are always collected when requested, no problems at all!

Export Customer 46309

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

Fruit and veg growers soaring imports

Tags:


Fruit and vegetable imports have hit record levels, according to a report by the NFU Horticulture and Potato Board.

The value of UK field vegetable production plummeted 14% between 2010 and 2014 and outdoor vegetable growers shrank their cropped areas by 7,000ha (2012-13).

In comparison, the volume of fruit and vegetable imports to the UK hit a record 5.8m tonnes in 2014 – an increase of 664,000t in just four years, which is enough to fill 25,000 cargo ship crates.