International Freight Forwarder and Customs Broker Based in China

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Freight Insurance Service

Why need Freight Insurance?

Welcome to Allwayforward, where we understand that shipping goods internationally is a significant investment for our clients. Freight insurance is essential for protecting this investment against unforeseen events. It covers losses or damages to your cargo, ensuring peace of mind throughout its journey.

What is Freight Insurance?

Freight insurance, often known as cargo insurance, is a financial protection tool that covers the value of goods during transit. It offers peace of mind to businesses by mitigating the risks associated with shipping, ensuring that financial losses resulting from unforeseen events are minimized or even eliminated.

Why Choose Allwayforward for Freight Insurance?

Competitive Rates

We secure the most competitive insurance rates, ensuring cost-effectiveness without compromising on coverage.

Customized Coverage Options

We offer personalized insurance solutions tailored to meet the specific needs and risks of your cargo.

Simplified Paperwork

We handle all the paperwork and ensure compliance with international shipping regulations, saving you time and preventing potential legal issues.

Proactive Risk Management

Beyond just offering insurance, we work closely with our clients to identify potential risks and implement strategies to mitigate them

Diverse Coverage Solutions

From all-risk policies to specialized cargo insurance, we provide a wide range of coverage options to protect against various scenarios

Dedicated Support

Our team of experienced professionals is committed to providing exceptional service and support, guiding you through every step of the insurance process.

Types of Coverage We Offer

All-Risk Insurance

This extensive coverage option protects against a wide array of risks, including damage, loss, and theft. Ideal for most shipments, it ensures your cargo is protected against most unforeseeable events.

Limited Liability Coverage

Often provided by carriers, this limited coverage may not suffice for many shipments due to its restricted nature. It's vital to understand its limitations and consider additional coverage.

Additional Coverage Options

We also provide additional protections, including warehousing and storage coverage, political risk insurance, and solutions for cargo abandonment, among others.

Particular Average Policies

Particular average policies, sometimes referred to as journey policies, cover a single journey or shipment. They are tailored to specific cargo or transport situations and provide coverage for losses that cargo owners may incur in particular average loss scenarios.

How Freight Insurance Works

Securing freight insurance with Allwayforward is a straightforward process. From obtaining a detailed quote to policy issuance, we guide you every step of the way. Should you need to make a claim, we ensure a smooth process, requiring minimal documentation and striving for a quick resolution, keeping you informed throughout.

Frequently Asked Questions

Freight insurance typically covers loss or damage to cargo due to accidents, natural disasters, piracy, theft, and other unforeseen incidents. Coverage specifics can vary, so it’s important to understand your policy details.
The cost is typically based on the value of the goods, the mode of transport, the shipping route, and the type and level of coverage. Risk factors associated with the cargo and destination may also influence the premium.
Generally, you’ll need to provide a detailed inventory of the items being shipped, their values, and any existing insurances. For a claim, you may need the bill of lading, proof of value, and documentation of loss or damage.
To file a claim, notify your insurance provider as soon as possible with details of the loss or damage, providing the necessary documentation. Timeliness and accuracy in your claim submission are crucial.
Yes, used or second-hand goods can be insured, but the coverage terms and costs may differ from those for new goods due to the increased risk of damage.

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