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Marine & Goods in Transit

Marine & Goods in Transit Insurance

UIB’s Marine and Transport division understands the unique challenges and risks that are faced with transporting cargo, whether by ship, air, road or rail. Our team is dedicated to mitigating these risks by offering a range of tailored insurance products. Our approach is underpinned by our outstanding service ethos that focuses on performance, stability, longevity, and consistency. Our Marine and Transport solution provides end-to-end cover across a variety of risks.

Our marine division provides an extensive range of solutions to meet your unique insurance requirements.

The main risks covered include:

•  Marine import risks, from suppliers’ warehouses        

    overseas to final destination in South Africa
•  Marine exports from warehouses in South Africa to

    destinations overseas
•  Goods in Transit risks – whether the goods are moved

    by the owner’s own vehicles, road haulers or arranged

    by a transport broker
•  Small craft risks and associated liabilities
•  Stock throughput risks, which includes the importation,

    storage and distribution of cargo
•  Commercial hull provides protection against loss or

    damage to the vessel itself and also its machinery and


We also offer a range of additional cover including:

•  Shipping containers and related liability
•  Marine advanced loss of profits
•  P&I/hull protection and indemnity
•  Charterers liability
•  Stevedores liability
•  Shipyards – builder’s risks and ship repairer’s liability

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