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RW Freight provide a very good service with our Imports from China. Competitive price and overall a very professional company.

China Import Shipping
77558

Your export service to sweden is overall very good. We have nothing to complain about as the service went very well.

Sweden Export Client 52013

We are very happy with the service we receive from R W Freight on our Swedish imports we have never had to make a complaint or chase up a delivery

Sweden Groupage Importer
81741

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The Impact of COVID-19 on South Africa’s Maritime Economy

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COVID-19 first broke out in the port city of Wuhan, China, in December 2019. The economic impact of the global lockdown is considerable, with the global freight and shipping industry being among the biggest casualties.

Global shipping markets have declined; the collapse in demand for goods from China is having an effect on everything from container ships to oil tankers. Demand has dropped everywhere, including at ports, the freight forwarding industry, and the shipping industry. Weak global demand is also evident in the decline in oil prices, which has had a negative impact on the oil and gas industry.