About R.L. Swearer Company, Inc.
The R.L. Swearer Company was founded in 1915,
dealing mainly with industrial barge traffic on Pittsburgh's "Three
Rivers". Over the ensuing years, we have grown along with the
global trade community, allowing us to bring the world to our clients,
and our client’s products to the world.
Today the R.L. Swearer Company is a highly respected
transportation, logistics, and trade services provider that helps
our clients thrive in a rapidly changing global business environment.
Our menu of services includes customs brokerage, air and ocean freight
forwarding, export packaging, warehousing and distribution, project
handling, a global agency network and a multitude of other trade
The most important asset at the Swearer Company
is our people. The average RLS employee has at least fifteen years
of experience in the industry. We put this experience to work for
our clients every day, ensuring that transactions of all types are
handled quickly, accurately, and in full compliance with relevant
laws and U.S. government agency requirements. Our account managers
invest time in developing client relationships, allowing us to tailor
our services to their needs instead of offering a ‘one size
fits all’ package.
We look forward to serving you and finding the
best solutions for your business requirements.