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Shipping Container Scam Alert


  • NTI has become aware of a recent scam targeting customers purchasing shipping containers on-line.
  • NTI has been mentioned as a third party in these online shipping container scams in an attempt to authenticate the on-line sale and insurance cover.
  • These scams are using the ‘NTI’ and ‘National Transport Insurance’ name to deceive purchasers into making payments via bank transfers.


  • ‘NTI’ and ‘National Transport Insurance’ (or variables of these names in combination) doesn’t sell direct insurance products covering the transportation and delivery of shipping containers purchased online.
  • We do not send bank transfer information via SMS or social media; and 
  • When purchasing insurance products NTI provides a secure payment platform 

NTI has reported these scams to the Authorities and are currently assisting in the investigations.

STAY ALERT: Visit for information and assistance on how to report a scam.

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