Insurance service is optional for any cargo. SeaRates recommends you to protect your cargo at all stages of transportation.

  • Secure your cargo at SeaRates

    The insurance service is not mandatory for any cargo, but SeaRates always recommends it. And in fact it is beneficial primarily for the owner of the goods (BCO). It compensates for financial losses, which are quite possible both during the transportation process and at the stage of transfer / acceptance of cargo.

  • What does shipping insurance protect against?

    Each transport company on assumes obligations for transportation, but their responsibility is clearly regulated, while different situations can always arise along the way. Risks that arise can only be compensated if there is cargo insurance.

Typically, such risks include

Intentional or unintentional damage by third parties


Fire, natural disaster, catastrophe

Theft as a result of robbery

The acceptance of all or part of the consignment


Insurance cost

The price of insurance depends on the amount of risk it covers. Choose one or another option is based on the selected type of carriage. Insurance options that are usually offered:

By booking a shipment at SeaRates you will receive an explanation of all insurance points that will help you make the right choice of an insurance policy.

Responsibility for a private accident.

Insurance against all risks.

Without liability, with the exception of a crash - for sea transport