Forwarders was founded in Vienna/Austria on May 31, 1926. FIATA, a non-governmental organisation,represents today an industry covering approximately 40,000 forwarding and logistics firms, also known as the "Architects of Transport", employing around 8 - 10 million people in 150 countries. FIATA is the largest non-governmental organisation in the field of transportation.Its influence is worldwide.
Rachel Humphrey established the Universal Freight Organisation (UFO) in January 2000 (Registered in the UK. Company No 3966794) to provide independent freight forwarders access to a trusted, worldwide network of agents who could handle their shipments, whilst working professionally and safely under a strict Code of Conduct.
Twig is an International Logistics Network of independent freight forwarders with members in all main ports and airports worldwide. Founded in 2013 and with one year market study and analysis of existing networks, we managed to identify the flaws and prepare specific tools and benefits to in crease the communication overall between freight forwarders, allowing the expansion of the business and markets where our members perform.