Insurers of the USA have counted up “ storm “ losses
a Damage put by hurricanes “ Katrina “ and “ Rita “ the insurance industry, will make more than 40 mlrd dollars Such statement analysts of the largest resafety company in world Munich Re have made.
After inspection of the destroyed regions experts Munich Re have come to a conclusion that a damage from “ Katriny “ will be up to standard 30 mlrd of dollars. The destructions put by hurricane “ Rita “ are estimated from 5 to 10 mlrd dollars. According to statements, the volume of payments on damage Munich Re will make 780 million dollars after the taxation.
net profit most Munich Re in II quarter 2005ã. Has decreased on 74 % in comparison with the similar period of last year - to 628 million euro.
we will remind, by estimations of some experts, a consequence “ Katriny “ will turn back for 2006 losses in 200 mlrd dollars. And many in Washington are sceptical to that to the congress will be possible to facilitate this financial burden substantially. Separate analysts predict that in 2006ã. Budgetary deficiency of the USA will exceed 500 mlrd dollars For comparison: in 2004ã. This indicator made 412 mlrd dollars.
at the same time, the authorities of Texas estimate a damage caused to this American state by hurricane “ Rita “ in 8 mlrd dollars. The governor of staff Rik Perr has informed on it. Thus he has noticed that infrastuktura oil branch of Texas practically has not suffered, and very soon oil recovery in Gulf of Mexico will renew.
earlier many economists expressed opinion that one only hurricane “ Katrina “ will lead to decrease in second half of current year of an indicator of business activity in the USA on 1 %. Analysts also expected that as a result of hurricane “ Rita “ Will stop the work of 27,5 % of all oil refining industry of the USA, regarding it as national accident.