Marine Liability
XL Catlin offers marine insurance around the world. Marine liability coverage includes all classes of marine and related support operations.

Product details


  • London (Lloyd’s Syndicate): USD 150 million
  • London (XL Insurance Company SE): USD 150 million
  • New York: USD 50 million
  • Insurance segment global network: USD 30 million
  • Combined limit of USD 150 million, any one risk, any one program


XL Catlin offers liability insurance for all classes of marine and related support operations. Given the international nature of the shipping industry, XL Catlin provides marine insurance to cover vessels, ports and ship repair yards throughout the world. Risks are written on both a primary and an excess of loss basis. We use our knowledge and experience in the marine insurance business to provide tailored coverage for a range of international clients.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Protection and Indemnity
  • Ports and Terminals
  • Charterers
  • Ship repairers
  • Niche lines
  • Marine liability insurance coverage

Client Profiles

  • Global shipping companies
  • Global Ports and Terminal operators
  • Vessel Charterers
  • Ship owners

Typical Information Required

  • Five-year loss record
  • Description of operations
  • Policy terms/coverages required
  • Proposed schedule of underlying limits, coverage and carrier for excess layers

Benefits & Services

  • Excess of loss, primary or quota share participation
  • Global fronting: locally admitted marine insurance policy issuance in over 140 countries
  • Worldwide capabilities
  • Global claims network supporting marine insurance clients

This general product description is informational only. It is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to purchase any particular insurance product. Products are subject to legal and underwriting requirements. Coverages may not be available in all jurisdictions, including without limitation any jurisdiction within the United States, and may be available only through appropriately licensed producers. In addition, GAPS’s provision of publications or services is not an indication of the existence or availability under any policy of coverage for any particular property or type of loss or damage. Policies underwritten from Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, China, Mexico, Switzerland, or written by XL Insurance Company SE are only available through non US-based brokers. The Insurance companies of XL Group Ltd are: Catlin Insurance Company, Inc., Catlin Indemnity Company, Catlin Specialty Insurance Company, Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company, XL Bermuda Ltd, XL Insurance Company SE, XL Insurance Switzerland Ltd, XL Insurance (China) Company Limited, XL Seguros Brasil S.A. and XL Insurance Mexico SA de CV. Coverages placed with Lloyd’s Syndicate #2003 are managed by Catlin Underwriting Agencies Limited and supported by XL Catlin corporate capital. Additional important information regarding our business is provided on our Legal Notices page.

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