Maersk Cargo Insurance
Take no chances. Get comprehensive cover for your cargo through Maersk Cargo Insurance, provided by Zurich Insurance.
Maersk Cargo Insurance Frequently Asked Questions
Why would I worry about the safety of my cargo when shipping with a trusted carrier like Maersk? Why should I buy Maersk Cargo Insurance provided by Zurich Insurance? How do I determine how much I should insure my goods for? As a customer shipping dry commodities, I would like to know what kind of risks are covered by the insurance? What are the main exclusions for dry commodities? What kind of risks are covered for reefer commodities? What are the main exclusions under my cargo insurance policy? (Reefer Commodities) Is General Average coverage included in the cargo insurance policy? What is General Average? If my goods aren't damaged why might I incur a loss? Are my goods only covered for the sea voyage? Is storage covered under my cargo insurance policy? Does Maersk Cargo Insurance provided by Zurich Insurance only cover cargo, or does it also cover potential damages to the containers? Can I buy insurance for cargo from and to all locations globally? Can I buy cargo insurance as a private individual shipping personal effects? What is the maximum value of the cargo per shipment that can be insured? Can I buy cargo insurance for any commodity? I’m shipping Out of Gauge or breakbulk cargo. Will Maersk Cargo Insurance provided by Zurich Insurance protect my cargo? Where can I get a quote for the cargo insurance premium? Do I need to fill a special form to purchase the cargo insurance? I want to include insurance premium into all my future shipments with Maersk. Can I do it? When I add Cargo Insurance to my booking online, how will I receive my insurance policy Schedule? If I already have a shipment with Maersk, can I buy insurance for it? What happens if I purchase Maersk Cargo Insurance provided by Zurich Insurance and then decide to cancel my shipment with Maersk? I added insurance at the time of shipment but would like to cancel it while keeping my shipment with Maersk. Is it possible? How can I change the cargo value, cargo description, and origin and destination in my insurance policy schedule? How will I receive invoice for Maersk Cargo Insurance provided by Zurich Insurance? I see Insurance Premium Tax on my cargo insurance policy schedule. What is it and do I have to pay it? In case of a claim, which documents will be required to submit the claim? How soon will my claim case be handled? Will Zurich Insurance appoint a surveyor on my behalf in case of cargo damages?