Insurance - Cargo


Beazley has been insuring general cargoes and specie since 2003. We offer protection for goods while in transit (by land, sea or air) and in store during the ordinary course of transit or long term storage.

Particular areas of expertise include the movement of difficult project cargo, oil (both crude and products) and general commodities.

Our account is international and our portfolio includes importers, exporters, manufacturers and suppliers.

Please refer to separate sections for further detail on cargo & specie, fine art and project cargo.

We will pay these losses

All losses are subject to the terms and conditions of the actual policy

Limits available

Up to US $30,000,000

Target market

Shipping lines

Key territories


To offer a quotation, we require details of the scope and nature of the assured's activities, cargo values, the coverage required and a claims record. All wordings are bespoke for each assured. Fine art is generally based on an all risks form.

Contact Name: 
Tim Garrett