Testimonials

R W Freight give a quick response and an excellent overall service, we are very happy with the way our Scandanavian imports and exports are being handled.

Scandinavian Exports and Imports 840

I find RW Freight to be a very relaxed and professional company that know what they are doing. Very happy with their service for my exports to Norway.

Norway Export Shipping
6598

When RW Freight Services deal with my exports to Norway there are never any problems and everything goes well.

Norway Export Shipping
76333

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

Ireland cost of imports rise

Tags:


The value of Irish imports increased by 18 per cent to €6.15 billion in November, as weakness in sterling could be inflating the cost of British-manufactured goods. The latest trade figures also reveal the value of exports fell by 1 per cent to €10.2 billion in November.

This led to a decrease in the State’s seasonally adjusted trade surplus. However, the underlying trend remains largely unaffected by Brexit;the value of goods exports for the year to November increased by 5 per cent and the value of imports increased 1 per cent.

The figures show exports of medical and pharmaceutical goods increased by 28 per cent to €3.4 billion in November compared with last year, while exports of Electrical machinery, apparatus and appliances increased 152 per cent to €703 million.

The EU accounted for 50 per cent of total goods exports in November, of which €1.6 billion went to Britain and €1.3 billion to Belgium.