NSA: 72% of the market of agricultural insurance with state support in the first half of 2019 is concentrated in 10 leading regions
1.95 billion of insurance premiums accrued under the contracts of agricultural insurance with state support in the first half of 2019, 1.4 billion rubles, or 72%, are in the top ten largest regional markets. This conclusion follows from analysis of data on the contracts concluded by the National Union of agricultural insurers.
After elimination of the emergency consequences of NSA will support the Irkutsk region in the restoration of the system of agricultural insurance
Losses of agricultural producers of the Irkutsk region from catastrophic floods to be compensated from the budget, could rise to 500 million rubles, this was reported to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin the Minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev at a meeting in the affected region on July 19. The President of Russia has instructed to expedite the payment of compensation to farmers. According to the National Union of agricultural insurers, compensation of these losses are fully included in the state Reserve Fund, as risks farmers in flooded areas were not insured.
NSA: the Demand of farmers for protection risks exceeded the limits and the number of regions requested additional funding for crop insurance
"The demand of the farmers for insurance of their risks in a number of subjects of the Russian Federation exceeded the estimates made at the beginning of the year, the regional agricultural administrative bodies. This was announced during the selector meeting in the Ministry of agriculture of the Russian Federation", – said the President of the NRA of the Roots of Beidou, commenting on the outcome of the event.
On 17 July the Ministry of agriculture General Director of JSC "Rosagroleasing" Pavel Kosov and the President of the Association of peasant (farmer) farms and agricultural cooperatives of Russia (AKKOR) Vladimir Plotnikov has signed a cooperation agreement, including a separate program for members of the Association "Leasing for AKKOR".
Says Nikolay Galaguza, Advisor government relations AT SK "Rosgosstrakh"
Says the Roots of Bizhdov, President of the National Union of agricultural insurers.
The President of the NRA of the Roots of bizdev: insurers and farmers have implemented a statutory possibility of reducing insurance costs
Results insurance spring sowing indicate that the changes in legislation helped the farmers to reduce the cost of insurance protection. According to the National Union of agricultural insurers in the first half of 2019 farmers can insure the crop at a lower cost than the previous year, with an increase in the average rates of insurance coverage.
The President of the NRA of the Roots of biggov: the crop insurance spring sowing reached an absolute record over the past 4 years
For 6 months of 2019, the market of agricultural insurance with state support demonstrated more than threefold increase compared to the same period in 2018, According to the insurance companies that have entered the database of the National Union of agricultural insurers on 1.07.2019 G., the volume of insurance premiums on contracts with government support from January to June amounted to 1.95 billion rubles, which is comparable to the volume of the market for the entire 2018 (2.0 bln. RUB.).
Payments AlfaStrakhovanie for agricultural products insurance in 2018 increased by 60,6% to 178,3 mln.
According to AlfaStrakhovanie, payments to legal entities by the policies of agricultural insurance has increased in 2018 on 60.6% to 178,3 mln. Number of insurance claims under the program of agricultural insurance in 2018 increased by more than three times compared to 2017 and made 42 PCs.
The President of the NRA of the Roots of Beidou held meetings with legislators and regional authorities of agriculture at national field day
"The result of the all-Russian field day for the National Union of agricultural insurers was the reconciliation of positions for the development of agricultural insurance with the relevant committees of the state Duma and the Federation Council, heads of regional agriculture and agrarian unions. The agreement was reached on further measures to improve insurance literacy to farmers number of important crop and livestock regions", – said the President of the National Union of agricultural insurers the Roots of Beidou, commenting on the outcome of the event.
The national Union of agricultural insurers and the Union of farmers of Leningrad region and St. Petersburg intend to jointly develop the insurance of agricultural risks in the region. In early July the President of the NRA of the Roots of biggov and President of the regional Union of farmers Alexander Bykov signed a cooperation agreement between the two organizations. At the invitation of the farmers Union, NSA on 10 July, presented a report on the possibilities and prospects of development of insurance of small and medium farmers on the forum "Experience, problems and prospects peasant (farmer) farms in North-West Federal district of Russia", which was held in the framework of international exhibition "Agrorus – 2019" in Saint-Petersburg.
NSA: the development of agricultural insurance depends on the mutual trust between farmers, insurers and government agencies
According to the Russian insurers, following the adoption of measures to change legislation and to encourage state support of agricultural insurance in the end of 2018 in Russia, there has been a sharp revival of the market of agricultural insurance. This was stated by the Russian participants of the International round table on agricultural insurance in St. Petersburg.
NSA: according to the Deputy Director of a state institution of Spain ENESA Miguel Perez SIMAS major challenge for agricultural insurance is the global climate change
Climate change and the resulting natural disasters are today a fundamental challenge to the system of agricultural insurance in Spain. This was announced at the International roundtable of NSA, the Deputy Director of a State institution for agricultural insurance ENESA Ministry of agriculture, food and fisheries, Spain Miguel Peres SIMAS.
The Chairman of the agricultural Committee of the Federation Council Alexei Mayorov: "...If farmers were insured, you would be able to largely compensate for their losses. For this you need to correctly use agricultural insurance"
"The system of agricultural insurance with state support in the Republic of Kalmykia will be restored if the bodies of the agroindustrial complex of the Republic expressed interest and an active position in this issue", - said the President of the National Union of agricultural insurers the Roots of Beidou commenting on the results of a field meeting on development of agriculture in Elista, which was held by the Federation Council Committee on agrarian and food policy and environmental management under the leadership of the Chairman of the Committee Alexei Mayorov.
NSA: Eldos Auteco, Chairman of the "Association Insurance" of Kazakhstan presented the experience of the digitization index crop insurance
"Experience of implementation of index insurance in the Republic of Kazakhstan, which was presented to the participants of the round table NSA on agricultural insurance in St. Petersburg deserves careful consideration. The risk of drought insurance which is designed this system, is also one of the major risks for crop production in Russia", – said the President of the National Union of agricultural insurers the Roots of Beidou, commenting on the report of the representative of the Republic of Kazakhstan at the event.
NSA: Conrad Raevski Polish Re - in Russia there is already experience in the insurance of income of the landowner from risks of fluctuation of prices
The growing interest of farmers in insurance income leads to market experiments insurers with such products, including in Russia. This was told at the International round table NSA on agricultural insurance Raevski Conrad, product Manager of "agricultural Insurance" Polish reinsurance company Polish Re.
NSA: President AIAG Arnaud de Bokaro presented in St. Petersburg the experience of European countries in the development of agricultural insurance
"The experience of European countries in the development of multi-peril crop insurance and crop hail insurance, should be used in Russia – in particular, it is very important to the French experience", commented the President of the National Union of agricultural insurers the Roots of Beidou the results of the International round table NSA on agricultural insurance in St. Petersburg.
"Discussion of current trends in the insurance selkhozizdat on the International round table of the National Union of agricultural insurers in St. Petersburg showed that before the insurance on our continent is facing some serious challenges. They need to be taken into account for further development of mechanisms of insurance protection for farmers in our country," - said the President of the NRA of the Roots of Beidou commenting on the results of international events.
NSA: the Roots of Beidou in the Federation Council gave the Russian system of insurance of agrarian business delegation from Germany
The President of the National Union of agricultural insurers the Roots of Beidou acquainted with the existing system of agricultural insurance in Russia, representatives of the German agricultural society (DLG) at the meeting, which took place on 1 July in Moscow in the Federation Council Committee on agrarian and food policy and environmental management.
The President of the NRA of the Roots of Beidou took part in the meeting of the Government Commission of the Russian Federation under the leadership of Deputy Prime Minister Alexey Gordeev
The President of the National Union of agricultural insurers the Roots of Beidou took part in the meeting of the permanent antiepizootic Commission of the RF Government held on 28 June, the Deputy Chairman of the Government Alexey Gordeyev.