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Cargo Theft 2013

Did you know that more than 200 cargo thefts occurred in the United States this summer?  That was a 5 percent increase compared to the previous quarter, according to FreightWatch International’s most recent theft report.  The apirate-iconverage value loss topped $166,000, which is a 9 percent increase from the previous three months.  California, Texas, Illinois, Florida and Georgia represented the top-five states for cargo theft during the summer.  For more information, go to Freight Watch.

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We also always suggest obtaining cargo insurance.  Please email info@scarbrough-intl.com for more information on insurance.