Marine insurance

Products and services vary by country.*

We offer large corporations tailored solutions for their international and domestic marine exposures in accordance with the laws and regulations. The four key product lines are:

  • Marine cargo
  • Marine hull
  • Marine liability
  • Fine art & specie


Marine cargo insurance covers the risks of physical loss or damage to goods and merchandise while in transit by any method of conveyance or while in storage anywhere in the world. Coverage can also be provided for marine business interruption and consequential loss insurance when in conjunction with the transit risk.

Marine hull provides coverage for all types of vessels and their machinery while navigating anywhere in the world.

Marine liability provides solutions for companies with exposures in the marine and international shipping industry. This includes protection and indemnity, pollution, charter liability, port authorities, ship repairers and terminal operators.

Fine art & specie insures the physical loss or damage to paintings, antiques and collectibles as well as precious metals and stones, cash, securities and high value items for all transit and static risks.

With these products we serve a diverse variety of industrial and corporate customers worldwide. Our team is widely recognized for the ability to provide tailor-made, consistent coverage on a global basis, to provide up-to-date risk management advice and to manage and settle claims efficiently and promptly.

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* Because the needs of our customers are different, our products and services also vary around the world. Insurance and financial products and services are provided by licensed members of the Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich). Not all products or services listed are available in all jurisdictions or to all customers. Please contact your local Zurich office for details about the relevant products and services in your country. No warranties or guarantees are being made by Zurich based on statements on this website.

Why Zurich?

Plant transportation

Integrated insurance and risk engineering solution

We provided Sasol-Huntsman, one of the largest producers of Maleic Anhydride in Europe, with an integrated insurance and risk engineering solution to manage the risks associated with moving a 700 ton factory component across Germany.

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