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I use RW Freight for my imports from Sweden. They provide a reliable service.

Sweden Groupage Importer
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On all my export shipments to Sweden I have never had a problem, RW Freight Services have done a brilliant job.

Swedish Export Freight
35972

Excellent collection as R W Freight Services collected on time. We have not had any problems with R W Freight who are a very professional company.

Norwegian Exporter
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Shipping surcharges get out of hand

Ocean carriers are continuing to impose various surcharges whilst keeping base rates stable; the unpredictability of these surcharges are jeopardizing customer relations and profitability, freight forwarders claim.  Some shipping lines announce ’emergency’ bunker and revenue charges, when they already have a number of surcharges in place.  This makes it difficult for members of the freight industry to keep track of charges and make sure that they preserve their margins by passing the charge on to the exporters and importers who are their customers. 

Some carriers have even introduced a ‘peak season surcharge’ for China – at a time when most Chinese factories are shut for Chinese New Year!