Trend and Opportunities in the South Korean Reinsurance Industry to 2016: Market Profile

Date: March 25, 2012
Pages: 91
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Trend and Opportunities in the South Korean Reinsurance Industry to 2016: Market Profile
Synopsis

The report provides top-level market analysis, information and insights into the South Korean reinsurance market, including:
  • The South Korean reinsurance market’s growth prospects by reinsurance categories
  • The South Korean reinsurance market’s growth prospects by reinsurance ceded from direct insurance segments
  • The competitive landscape in the South Korean reinsurance insurance market

Summary

The South Korean insurance industry has not recorded any major losses since 2004 due to the absence of large natural catastrophes in the country. The premium retained by insurers continued to increase during the review period and resulted in high competition over reinsurance premium rates. As a result, the South Korean reinsurance market has not registered steep growth in reinsurance premium rates in comparison to Japan or the US.

Scope

This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the reinsurance market in South Korea:
  • It provides historical values for South Korea’s reinsurance market for the report’s 2007–2011 review period and forecast figures for the 2012–2016 forecast period
  • It offers a detailed analysis of the key sub-segments in South Korea’s reinsurance market, along with market forecasts until 2016
  • It provides a detailed analysis of the reinsurance ceded from various direct insurance markets in South Korea and its growth prospects
  • It profiles the top reinsurance companies in South Korea

Reasons To Buy
  • Make strategic business decisions using top-level historic and forecast market data related to the South Korean reinsurance market and each sector within it
  • Understand the demand-side dynamics, key market trends and growth opportunities within the South Korean reinsurance market
  • Assess the competitive dynamics in the reinsurance market
  • Identify the growth opportunities and market dynamics within key product categories
1 INTRODUCTION

1.1 What is this Report About?
1.2 Definitions
1.3 Methodology

2 SOUTH KOREA INSURANCE INDUSTRY ATTRACTIVENESS

2.1 Insurance Industry Market Size, 2007–2016
2.2 Reinsurance Growth Dynamics and Challenges
  2.2.1 Reinsurance market size, 2007–2016
  2.2.2 Reinsurance market size by type of insurance, 2007–2016

3 KEY INDUSTRY TRENDS AND DRIVERS

3.1 Fundamental Business Drivers
3.2 Life Insurance Segment Driver
3.3 Non-Life Insurance Segment Drivers
3.4 Personal Accident and Health Insurance Segment Drivers

4 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE AND STRATEGIC INSIGHTS

4.1 Overview
4.2 Korean Reinsurance Company – Company Overview
  4.2.1 Korean Reinsurance Company – key facts
  4.2.2 Korean Reinsurance Company – main products
  4.2.3 Korean Reinsurance Company – main competitors
  4.2.4 Korean Reinsurance Company – key employees

5 APPENDIX

5.1 Methodology
5.2 Contact us
5.3 About Timetric
5.4 Disclaimer

LIST OF TABLES

Table 1: Insurance Industry Definitions
Table 2: South Korea Insurance Overall Written Premium by Segment (KRW Billion), 2007–2011
Table 3: South Korea Insurance Overall Written Premium by Segment (US$ Billion), 2007–2011
Table 4: South Korea Insurance Overall Written Premium by Segment (KRW Billion), 2011–2016
Table 5: South Korea Insurance Overall Written Premium by Segment (US$ Billion), 2011–2016
Table 6: South Korea Insurance Segmentation (%), 2007–2016
Table 7: Reinsurance Market in South Korea by Category (KRW Billion), 2007–2011
Table 8: Reinsurance Market in South Korea by Category (US$ Billion), 2007–2011
Table 9: Reinsurance Market in South Korea by Category (KRW Billion), 2011–2016
Table 10: Reinsurance Market in South Korea by Category (US$ Billion), 2011–2016
Table 11: Reinsurance Ceded by Type of Insurance (KRW Billion), 2007–2011
Table 12: Reinsurance Ceded by Type of Insurance (US$ Billion), 2007–2011
Table 13: Reinsurance Ceded by Type of Insurance (KRW Billion), 2011–2016
Table 14: Reinsurance Ceded by Type of Insurance (US$ Billion), 2011–2016
Table 15: Life Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2007–2011
Table 16: Life Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%),2011–2016
Table 17: Non-Life Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2007–2011
Table 18: Non-Life Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2011–2016
Table 19: Personal Accident and Health Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2007–2011
Table 20: Personal Accident and Health Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2011–2016
Table 21: Major Companies Operating in South Korean Reinsurance Industry
Table 22: Korean Reinsurance Company, Key Facts
Table 23: Korean Reinsurance Company, Main Products
Table 24: Korean Reinsurance Company, Key Employees

LIST OF FIGURES

Figure 1: South Korea Insurance Overall Written Premium by Segment (KRW Billion), 2007–2016
Figure 2: South Korea Insurance Market Dynamics by Segment, 2007–2016
Figure 3: Premium Ceded to Reinsurance by Category (KRW Billion), 2007–2016
Figure 4: Reinsurance Premium by Category (% Share), 2011 and 2016
Figure 5: Reinsurance Market Dynamics by Category, 2007–2016
Figure 6: Reinsurance Ceded by Type of Insurance (KRW Billion), 2007–2016
Figure 7: Reinsurance Market Dynamics by Type of Insurance, 2007–2016
Figure 8: Life Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2007–2011
Figure 9: Life Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2011–2016
Figure 10: Non-Life Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2007–2011
Figure 11: Non-Life Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2011–2016
Figure 12: Personal Accident and Health Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2007–2011
Figure 13: Personal Accident and Health Insurance – Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2011–2016

COMPANIES MENTIONED

Korean Reinsurance Company

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