Cargo and Logistics


Offering you a fresh approach to cargo insurance

There are many misconceptions on what can be offered and achieved within the cargo insurance market. Gone are the days where simple A to B ocean marine shipments were the only type of insurance considered. Lockton Cargo & Logistics work with a wide range of industries, on both a retail and wholesale basis, across a vast array of product lines – from stock throughput to contractors’ equipment, right through to project cargo and war on land – offering access to over 50 Lloyd's Syndicates and global insurance companies.

A service orientated approach

Drawing on our many years' experience, we continue to develop a unique approach with our clients, whether it be solving their problems, identifying issues or meeting their individual requirements to get the deal done. Recognising the time constraints involved, we will respond quickly to each enquiry and, after understanding your goals, will design bespoke coverage to fit your needs. We appreciate that the value of great service starts with listening and ends with a solution.

A complete view of risk and insurance

As well as insurance placement, we can also offer risk analytical services and the ability to industry benchmark all aspects of your risk and insurance. Should you need to make a claim, no matter how complex, you can be sure that our highly experienced claims team will work to help settle your claim quickly and efficiently.

Our Services

The range of products we offer include:

  • Automobile physical damage
  • Carriers’/warehouse legal liability
  • Contractors’ equipment
  • Motor truck cargo
  • Primary and excess stock
  • Project cargo including delay in start up / consequential loss
  • Stock throughput
  • Sub-sea and offshore equipment
  • War on land and terrorism

Some of the industries we support are:

  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Commodities
  • Construction
  • Energy
  • Financial institutions
  • Foodstuffs/beverages
  • Heavy equipment
  • Manufacturing and processing
  • Pharmaceutical

Our Team

The Lockton Cargo broking team has extensive experience which enables for a better understanding of a clients needs, exposures and insight in to the most advantageous market for their requirements both in the UK and abroad.


Broking done differently

We're more than an insurance broker
- We're independent specialist risk consultants

  • Find the right fit
    We will always ensure to understand your financial goals and position and use out know-how to create a strategy that fits your objectives.
  • Predict impacts on your business
    We combine detailed modelling and financial analytics to show you the effect of an insurance programme on your business and the risks you face.
  • Fight for you
    We are not afraid to challenge insurers to achieve the best result for you.
  • Stay up to date
    We keep up with developments in your industry, to make sure we understand your business.
  • Keep costs low
    Help risk financing come up with lowest cost or most suitable programme.
  • Global Expertise
    Lockton, Inc. is the world's largest privately held insurance brokerage firm.