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Single-Shipment Insurance

Quote. Insure. Ship. Relax.

Insurance in minutes with new, lower rates

It’s never been easier or more affordable to insure your one-time shipments.  With lower rates you can insure your goods using a credit card in five minutes.  With a few clicks you can:


Get a quote


Request insurance coverage

Obtain a Certificate of Insurance (COI)

Transactional cargo coverage can remove the worry. No more haggling with carriers over unpaid carrier liability or declared-value claims. Should you experience a loss or damage, regardless of the carrier you use, UPS Capital CargoEdge® single-shipment insurance coverage can reimburse you for the invoice value of your goods, plus freight.* Your claim is handled quickly and easily, directly through UPS Capital.

Ideal for:

  • Single-trip shipments
  • Items that may not be covered under your existing policy
  • Shipments that may exceed your existing insurance policy limits of liability


  • Competitive rates
  • Covers all carriers and transportation modes
  • Reimbursement up to full invoice value and freight charges
  • 30-day concealed damage coverage
  • Fast, easy claims

Ready to get started?

Have your shipment details handy, including the carrier and receiver, along with your credit card. Answer a few basic questions, confirm your shipment details and pay. It’s that easy.

Do you have frequent or multi-modal, multi-carrier cargo shipments?

A customized, all-risk cargo insurance policy can provide the protection you need.

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Not sure what kind of insurance is right for you? Find the best option for your business.

Cover Page of truck on fire with no cargo insurance

I never thought I’d have a truck and a ship burst into flames. But sometimes it’s just out of your control. Without cargo insurance, it would have been a complete loss. We’d have been out nearly a million dollars.

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Cover Page of ocean cargo ship on fire with no cargo insurance

90% of shippers routinely use carrier liability/declared value. Virtually none of them understand how it works.

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Cover Page of expensive rugs for declared value claim

We’ve cut our losses, we’re saving money and the amount of back-office work is dramatically reduced. The best part is we can send replacement rugs to our customers immediately.

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Who says insurance and financial solutions have to be boring?

From cargo insurance to alternative financing, we’ve got customer stories and insights that won’t put you to sleep.

* Insurance coverage exclusions apply for certain commodities of used goods.

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Got a claim?

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