China: 1Q insurance premiums hit US$71 bln

June 2011
Asia Insurance Review;Jun2011, p41
Trade Publication
The article reports that China's total insurance premiums increased 1.7% in the first quarter of the year 2011 from a year ago to 462 billion yuan. Assets in the industry totaled 5.4 trillion yuan by the end of the quarter and insurers earned 51.5 billion yuan from investments. Life insurance premiums were 321 billion yuan while property insurance premiums raised 13.9% from the year to 113 billion yuan.


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