"Exchange of experience with one of the most productive foreign system of agricultural insurance with state support is crucial for NSA – says the President of the NRA of the Roots of biggov. – Of particular interest to the Union is the variety offered agricultural producers with subsidized insurance programs: they, according to 2019, Spain developed not less than 40. NSA cooperates with AGROSEGURO in 2016. I am sure that the continuation of the productive cooperation will be an additional incentive to improve the quality of agricultural insurance in Russia".
Working meetings and joint activities of NSA and AGROSEGURO in 2016 are held annually. In 2017-2018 in the Spanish province Tarragona in Madrid in the framework of cooperation of associations of agricultural insurers held seminars on advanced training of specialists in the field of insurance of grain crops, fruit trees and aquaculture, the participants of the event were representatives of insurance companies-members of the NSA. In 2017, 2018 and 2019. the representatives of Spain participated in the 3rd international round tables on agricultural insurance, which was organized by ECA in the framework of the International conference on insuring Russian Union of insurers.
The agricultural insurance system in Spain is developing more than 40 years and provides coverage by the insurance protection of crops, livestock and commercial aquaculture. Insurance indemnities received by the farmers of Spain in the period from 2015 to 2018, ranged from 450 to 700 million euros; during the last two years, in connection with natural disasters, insurance payments exceeded this figure. The amount of subsidies in Spain to 2018 amounted to € 318 million, the volume of insurance premiums on policies with the state support – 757 million euros.
According to the Federal law No. 260-F3 "On state support in agricultural insurance", in Russia in the framework of a centralized system the government provides support to risk insurance of crop, livestock and commercial aquaculture. From 1 January 2016 at the market of agricultural insurance with state support is a single national Association, the national Union of agricultural insurers.
In 2018, the Law "On state support in agricultural insurance..." №260-FZ changes were made, the purpose of which were the flexibility and the diversity of conditions present. The law came into force on 1 March 2019.
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