SCTC Partners with Avalon Risk Management

Avalon Risk Management is the officially endorsed provider of insurance solutions for the Specialty Crop Trade Council. This partnership will provide valuable benefits to SCTC members. Avalon specializes in the logistics industry and understands the intricacies of your business and operations. Their products can protect your valuable assets. Avalon works with multiple markets to provide cargo coverage tailored to meet your specific needs and can offer the best programs available in the industry.

Marine Cargo Insurance

Cargo insurance can protect your shipments from physical loss and damages, including the growing threat of theft and transportation crime. As SCTC members, you have the opportunity to take advantage of Avalon’s comprehensive Cargo Insurance program. Benefits include:

  • Special pricing for SCTC members
  • Policies from markets rated “A (Excellent)” by A.M. Best
  • An “All-Risk” coverage that includes enhanced insuring terms tailored for your operations such as theft, concealed damage, Non-delivery or refusal, and Customs damage
  • Quick and efficient claims settlement
  • A streamlined process with Avalon’s web-based Cargo Insurance system that allows you to view your policy terms, rates and condition, and request special. You can also manage insurance certificates and report claims online.

Trade Credit Insurance

Accounts receivable is a large part of your balance sheet, and it needs to be protected. When your customer fails to pay, Trade Credit Insurance will help cover the loss. It can protect you from the risk of not collecting on commercial trade debt due to:

  • Bankruptcy
  • Insolvency
  • Slow payments

Other Products Offered

In addition to Marine Cargo Insurance and Trade Credit Insurance, Avalon has a wealth of other products that your company can benefit from. These include:

  • Surety Bonds
  • Truck Insurance
  • Courier Program
  • Professional Liability
  • Property and Casualty

As a premier provider of insurance and surety solutions to the transportation industry, Avalon has been endorsed by SCTC to provide cargo insurance and other solutions to its members. Avalon is an independent, privately-held insurance broker, owned and operated by the founding management team with a multi-national presence. With decades of experience in the trade and expertise as an industry leader, your partnership with Avalon will ensure that your business is protected for years to come.

See below for more information on some of the services Avalon Risk Management provides to SCTC members:

Marine Cargo Insurance

Accounts Receivables Insurance

Credit Insurance

For a list of Avalon Risk Management’s products, click HERE.