In 2019 a significant increase in insurance premiums under insurance contracts selkhozizdat took place in all the leading agrarian regions of Russia, follows from the analysis conducted by the National Union of agricultural insurers on the basis of data of the Bank of Russia and the NSA.
NSA: Minister Dmitry Patrushev told President Vladimir Putin on the priority development of agricultural insurance
"In 2020 in Russia will be insured for at least 6.2 million acres of crops," – reported the Minister of agriculture of Russia Dmitry Patrushev on March 17 at a meeting of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin with government members. "The national Union of agricultural insurers believes this forecast is realised and will undertake jointly with the Ministry of agriculture and regional authorities of agriculture measures to ensure that the insurance agribusiness was secured, – said the President of the NRA of the Roots of biggov. In the current year, according to the members of NSA, the demand for insurance of the farmland of spring and winter crops may exceed 7 million hectares."
The Russian government has indicated to the regions on the need to organize agricultural insurance – this is stated in the published on the website of the Government of the Russian Federation on 7 March the meeting of March 5, 2020, is devoted to the preparations for the spring field works this year.
The President of the NRA of the Roots of bizdev: agricultural insurance market in 2020 reached RUB 5.6 billion, an increase of 51%
In 2019, the agricultural risks insurance market of Russia has reached a volume of 5.6 billion rubles, of which 4.4 billion rubles of insurance premiums received under insurance contracts with state support. These data derive from the published statistics of the Bank of Russia on the results of the insurance market in the past year.
The Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin: "we Will continue to develop agricultural insurance"
In 2020, the Russian Government will continue the development of agricultural insurance. This was stated by the Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin 5 March Government meeting, the first item on the agenda which was the preparation for the spring planting.
On 27 February in Rostov-on-don in the framework of the agro-industrial forum of South Russia with the participation of the National Union of agricultural insurers was held a round-table meeting on agricultural insurance.
"Rosgosstrakh" in Rostov-on-don has insured the health of the employees of large agricultural holdings for 2 billion rubles
Branch of "Rosgosstrakh" in the Rostov region has concluded the contract of voluntary medical insurance with one of the region's largest agricultural holdings, which specializiruetsya on growing crops, dairy farming, horticulture and vegetable production. Voluntary medical insurance policies provided more than 200 employees, the amount of liability insurance "Rosgosstrakh" under the contract is 2 billion rubles.
Company "absolute Insurance" has joined the national Union of agricultural insurers (NSA). The decision was taken at a meeting on 14 February by the Presidium of the NSA, as a result, she became the 15th member of the Union. The Department of insurance agricultural risks "absolute Insurance", headed by Dmitry Yarosh.
The national Union of agricultural insurers, together with the Ministry of agriculture of the Chelyabinsk region will spend in Chelyabinsk, a seminar-workshop on the theme "agricultural Insurance as a tool to ensure the financial sustainability of farmers".
The President of the NRA of the Roots of bizdev: Tatarstan increased by 30% the insurance of winter crops
"In the current season in the Republic of Tatarstan insured 30% more winter crops than a year earlier. The national Union of agricultural insurers expects that the demand for crop insurance will increase in the country and during the spring sowing campaign, – said the President of the NRA of the Roots of biggov. The focus of the Ministry of agriculture of the region on the development of mechanisms of insurance protection was confirmed at the round table on agricultural insurance, which was conducted by the Ministry in collaboration with NSAs within the framework of the agro-industrial forum in Kazan".
The national Union of agricultural insurers expanding the use of tools of space monitoring. On 13 February, the Union held for the representatives of insurance companies-members of the ECA training workshop on the use of the tool Agriquest for the purposes of assessing the state of crops and the influence of meteorological factors on their development.
NSA: increase state support of agricultural insurance can provide protection for 17% of crops in Stavropol
"In 2020, the national Union of agricultural insurers expects growth in the coverage of crop insurance in the Stavropol region to 15-17% of the acreage in connection with the strengthening of the program of state support, – said the President of the NRA of the Roots of biggov. One of the main agricultural regions of the country needs to expand insurance protection: the growers of the region for several years, faced with the lack of moisture, including losses lead to large insurance payouts. Arid phenomena are possible this year".
NSA and the Ministry of agriculture of the Republic of Tatarstan will hold a roundtable discussion on agricultural insurance
The national Union of agricultural insurers, together with the Ministry of agriculture and food of the Republic of Tatarstan will hold in Kazan a round table on the theme "agricultural Insurance as a tool to ensure the financial sustainability of farmers".
In 2020, the farmers of Tyumen region will begin to insure the crops in the conditions of state support after a long break – said the President of the National Union of agricultural insurers the Roots of Beidou, commenting on the outcome of the talks NSA, and Vladimir Chamatova, Deputy Governor of the Tyumen region, the Director of the Department of agriculture in the region. A working meeting took place on 6 February in Tyumen at the initiative of the management body of the APK.
NSA jointly with the Department of agriculture of the Tyumen region will hold a seminar-meeting on issues of agricultural insurance
6 February in Tyumen the national Union of agricultural insurers in conjunction with the Department of agroindustrial complex of the Tyumen region will hold a seminar-workshop on the theme "agricultural Insurance as a tool to ensure the financial sustainability of farmers".
The President of the NRA of the Roots of bizdev: Ministry of agriculture of Russia has confirmed position about the help from the budget in case of emergencies only regions, developing agricultural insurance
"This year, the national Union of agricultural insurers will continue and enhance the cooperation on the organization of insurance systems for all constituent entities of the Russian Federation, where farmers may face losses from adverse natural phenomena," – said the President of the NRA of the Roots of Beidou, commenting on the announced January 30, the position of the Ministry of agriculture of Russia on the question of priority of allocation of funds of the Federal budget for compensation to the regions in which mechanisms of agricultural insurance.
"In 2020, the NSA expects to enhance the conclusion of insurance contracts of commercial aquaculture in terms of state support. Interest in this type of insurance product in the regions is growing, and industry fish community has already received proposals for expansion of the application of this insurance," – said the President of the National Union of agricultural insurers the Roots of Beidou, commenting on the NSA participation in the V International conference "FISH. Processing technology and aquaculture" held in Moscow from 30 to 31 January.
NSA: the Governor of Kuban Veniamin Kondratiev identified agricultural insurance as one of the priorities of agribusiness development of the region
"The statement of the Governor of Krasnodar Krai Veniamin Kondratiev that in 2020, the region will continue to support crop insurance as one of the priorities of subsidizing agribusiness in the region is an important signal that confirms the importance of insurance to protect risks APK in one of the major agricultural regions of the country", – said the President of the National Union of agricultural insurers the Roots of Beidou, commenting on the published on 28 January interview with the head of Kuban, the newspaper "Kuban news".
The President of the NRA of the Roots of bizdev: agricultural insurance with state support in 2019 covered 62 regions in all Federal districts of the Russian Federation
The national Union of agricultural insurers expect further geographic expansion of the system of agricultural insurance in 2020. This was stated by the President of the NRA of the Roots of Beidou, commenting on the Union on the development of the system.