Testimonials

Very happy with RW Freight services handling my consignments from Sweden. A very efficient company.

Sweden Import Freight
79864

Couldn't he happier with the service R W Freight are providing.

Sweden Groupage Exporter
77196

Happy with RW Freight Services, they collect from me on time and are quick and responsive to my emails and any queries that I may have.

Swedish Import Freight
44737

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Challenge for Shortsea Shipping Lines

The bottlenecks inherent in short sea shipping sometimes discourage high volume freight shipper from using sea.  There is stiff competition from road freight suppliers, who can offer the right equipment at the right price, coupled with good transit times.  During the recession, shippers are very sensitive to reliability problems, and have found that lack of equipment, port congestion and lack of visibility has driven them to choose road freight in preference to sea.  However, there are advantages to shipping by sea, not least the environmental considerations and the lack of availability of lorry drivers.