Category: Cargo trade & logistics insurance

Freight forwarders generate income from cargo insurance

It pays to offer cargo insurance to your clients The team at specialist marine insurance brokers, AlphaXO Risk Partners has decades of experience in all forms of marine insurance, including cargo insurance. Many freight forwarders choose not to assist their clients with insurance for their goods, often due to the perceived additional complexity. However, when…
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Reflecting on MIAL’s Modern Maritime conference

AlphaXO attended the recent Modern Maritime conference, hosted by Maritime Industry Australia Limited. We’ve been reflecting on 5 of the key things impacting the local marine industry that we heard: 1. Increased use of technology and automation is increasing productivity and also introducing new threats, including malicious cyber activity. 2. Australia has a significant reliance…
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Offer cargo insurance to your clients and take a load off

Reasons to offer your clients insurance with AlphaXO Risk Partners: Build stronger client relationships by adding more value to your service Protect yourself – less chance of a claim against your company Worldwide coverage for all types of cargo, including project cargo and bulk cargo Flexible limits and in most cases no excess Our online…
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Answering cargo insurance questions at AFIF

The team at AlphaXO are answering cargo insurance and freight forwarders’ insurance questions at the AFIF: Australian Federation of International Forwarders conference this week. It’s also a chance to win a Google Home Mini too! 

Protecting Freight Forwarders from the hassle and cost of liability claims

Make sure you are covered where it counts Freight Services Liability insurance protects against claims brought against you by any parties who, for whatever reason, are seeking compensation for loss, damage or expense they believe they have suffered as a result of your negligence. It combines Legal and Contractual Liability, Errors and Omissions, and Defence Against Claims. Covering:…
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Visit AlphaXO Risk Partners at CBFCA conference in Sydney

The team at AlphaXO Risk Partners are going to be at the Customs Brokers and Forwarders Council conference in Sydney, ready and waiting to answer any questions delegates have about insurance – for their customers’ goods or their own business. We are running a 2 minute survey to find out what freight forwarders think of…
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Get your personalised cargo insurance quote now

Our insurance solutions cover pretty much anything being shipped anywhere, anyhow, ranging from a few thousand dollars in value up to millions of dollars. This includes all nature of logistics operations and cargo movements from project cargoes to stock throughput insurances, from freight forwarders to importers, exporters and commodity traders, perishable commodities, inherent vice and…
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YM Efficiency loses cargo off NSW

You may have seen over the weekend that there was a collapse of stow on board YM Efficiency affecting 83 containers, which were either lost overboard or badly damaged. We understand that as a result of this incident, General Average may be declared by the carrier upon the vessel’s arrival at Port Botany, NSW. This…
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