Cargo Insurance

Cargo Insurance protects your shipments. It also protects your reputation and your bottom line.

Exceed standard liability limits.

The longer and more complex a supply chain is, the more likely it is to experience a costly disruption. Minimize financial setbacks with Cargo Insurance through UPS Capital Insurance Agency, Inc. by protecting all freight shipments from the time they leave your facility until your client receives them. Our fully customizable solution protects your freight shipments in transit and warehoused goods against loss or damage with higher coverage limits than most standard carrier programs.

Whether you're shipping via land, ocean, or air we offer worldwide coverage for both package and freight shipments regardless of the transportation carrier. Frequent freight collect shipper? We've got you covered. This solution protects insurable interest by extending to freight collect and third-party shipments.

Know you're covered for a majority of unforeseen events, all in one simplified policy.

Concealed Damage | Theft | Natural Disasters | Shipping Accidents

Protect your goods from more than just loss and damage with comprehensive coverage with CargoEdge, our most comprehensive policy yet. Shipping perishables? If your goods spoil due to a late delivery, you're covered up to the full retail value. We even offer coverage for concealed damage and expediting expenses.

Get claims paid up to twice as fast.

Because UPS Capital companies manage claims for cargo insurance and do not pass them along to a disinterested third party, we can typically get you paid within 12 days*.

Flexible coverage for infrequent shippers.

If you don't regularly ship or need occasional protection for your freight or small package shipments, UPS Capital companies can offer transactional coverage. Simply contact us in advance of your shipment and we will walk you through the process of obtaining a quote.

* Average claim processing time is 12 days.

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Can You Afford Not to Have Cargo Insurance?

Each year billions of dollars of freight is transported by land, air and sea. In most instances, it arrives safely, on time and in tact. But what happens when the unexpected occurs? In this article we provide tips to protect your shipments and explain why cargo insurance is an essential part of a strong risk mitigation strategy.

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