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Procurement Market Intelligence Report

Supply Chain Insurance
Sourcing Guide & Market Trends

Comprehensive intelligence for making smart purchasing decisions

Learn about actual and potential costs

How much should I pay for Supply Chain Insurance?

What is the average price of Supply Chain Insurance?

This procurement report includes pricing information to help you purchase Supply Chain Insurance. Our analysts provide a benchmark price and a price range based on key pricing factors to help you understand what you should be paying for this specific product or service. To see the average price for this and hundreds of other products and services, subscribe to ProcurementIQ.

Has the price of Supply Chain Insurance been rising or falling?

Analysts look at market data from the previous three years to determine an overall price trend. You can use the recent price trends to help you understand price volatility and plan your budget.

I’m not ready to purchase Supply Chain Insurance yet. Will I pay more if I wait too long?

We forecast the next three years of price movements by looking at factors likely to affect the market's supply chain, such as inputs, demand and competition. You can then use the price forecast to figure out the best time to purchase.

What other costs are associated with purchasing Supply Chain Insurance?

Our analysts calculate the total cost of ownership and assign a level of low, moderate or high, depending on things like customization, integration and installation. Use this information to budget for Supply Chain Insurance with a reduced risk of unexpected costs.

See how we display average pricing information, trends and market data.

Find the vendor to meet your needs

Where can I purchase Supply Chain Insurance?

Market share concentration for the supply chain insurance market is low. About 122,500 providers operate in the market, with the top four vendors accounting for less than 30.0% of total revenue in 2018. Even though the market includes major insurance carriers, such as Allianz SE, American International Group Inc. and... Subscribe to learn more.

Questions to ask potential suppliers

How can I gain leverage during negotiations?

Customer Service

Do you have 24/7 customer support?

How quickly do you respond to inquiries?

Do you assign dedicated account managers for each of your clients?

What percentage of your policyholders have renewed their supply chain insurance with you in the last three years?

Experience

How long have you been offering supply chain insurance?

Have you previously worked with clients in our industry or with similar supply chains?

What are the unique challenges to providing coverage for our industry and how do you address them?

How long have you provided supply chain coverage to your longest tenured client?

Can you provide a list of client references?

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Key elements for every RFP

What should my Supply Chain Insurance RFP include?

Project Budget

Buyers should disclose their preferred premium is.

Buyers should state the deductible and limit amounts they prefer.

Buyers should describe their expectations for payment, including schedule and method.

Buyers should reference the pricing information in the Benchmark Price section of this report to determine whether they are paying a competitive price for coverage.

Selection Criteria

Buyers should evaluate vendors based on the coverage they offer.

Buyers should consider the experience of providers.

Buyers should evaluate vendors based on the customer service they provide.

Buyers should assess vendors based on the related policies they offer.

For a detailed discussion of key criteria buyers should consider when evaluating potential providers, see the Buying-Decision Scorecard section of this report.

Project Schedule

Buyers should include the dates that they expect coverage under the supply chain insurance policy to begin.

Buyers should indicate their preferred schedule for renewing coverage.

Buyers should state their preferred contract length.

Buyers should provide a list of all relevant dates for the RFP, such as submission deadlines and notification dates.

Evaluate major factors to mitigate risk

How risky is the Supply Chain Insurance supply chain?

Supply chain risk for the supply chain insurance market is moderate. Moderate risk generally makes providers less willing to negotiate on prices because they potentially face uncertain costs. Consequently, moderate supply chain risk reduces buyer power. Supply chain insurance providers rely on a variety of upstream vendors, including portfolio... Subscribe to learn more.

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