According to the statement made by TARSİM, the institution provides services to producers and growers in a wide range of products and within the scope of coverage, with state premium support of up to 67 percent in 8 different agricultural insurance branches.
3.6 billion TL compensation payment was made
In this context, TARSİM provided 2.2 billion TL in herbal products, 880 million TL in bovine animals, 327 million TL in greenhouses, 227 million TL in small cattle, 14 million TL in aquaculture, 9 million TL in poultry and 6 million TL in beehives. 3.6 billion TL compensation was paid for a total of 636 thousand damage files.
In 2022, 2.7 million Crop Insurance policies were issued with an increase of 24 percent compared to the previous year, 385,000 Animal Life Insurance policies with an increase of 16 percent and 39 thousand Greenhouse Insurance policies with an increase of 2 percent.
The insurance coverage for crop products was 56 percent for rice, 41 percent for sunflower, 22 percent for corn, 30 percent for grape, 27 percent for cotton, 28 percent for barley, and 30 percent for wheat. In Animal Life Insurance, the insurance rate was 29% for bovine animals and 23% for ovine animals.
The number of policyholders rose to 767 thousand
The number of producers and breeders who took out agricultural insurance for the first time last year increased by 10 percent compared to the previous year and reached 168 thousand. The total number of producers and growers with agricultural insurance policies increased by 17 percent to 767 thousand. 609 thousand appraisals were carried out within the scope of Crop Insurance and 71 thousand within the scope of Greenhouse Insurance. Within the scope of Animal Life Insurances, 462 thousand risk examinations and damage assessment procedures were carried out.