Research and Markets: Non-Life Insurance in Kuwait, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017

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Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Non-Life Insurance in Kuwait, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017" report to their offering.

Non-life insurance was the largest segment in the Kuwaiti insurance industry in 2012, accounting for 61.0% of total industry premiums. The segment's value increased during the review period (2008-2012) at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.6% . Non-life insurance is expected to retain its position as the largest segment over the forecast period (2012-2017).

Motor insurance was the largest category within the segment in terms of written premium during the review period. The category accounted for 39.7% of the overall non-life insurance written premium. Agencies and direct marketing were the main channels of distribution for non-life products in Kuwait, accounting for 40.1% and 25.6% of the new business written premium respectively in 2012.

The report provides in depth market analysis, information and insights into the Kuwaiti non-life insurance segment, including:

  • The Kuwaiti non-life insurance segment's growth prospects by non-life insurance categories
  • Key trends and drivers for the non-life insurance segment
  • The various distribution channels in the Kuwaiti non-life insurance segment
  • The detailed competitive landscape in the non-life insurance segment in Kuwait
  • Detailed regulatory policies of the Kuwaiti insurance industry
  • A description of the non-life reinsurance segment in Kuwait
  • Porter's Five Forces analysis of the non-life insurance segment
  • A benchmarking section on the Kuwaiti life insurance segment in comparison with other countries in the Middle-East region

Key Topics Covered:

1 Executive Summary

2 Introduction

3 The Middle East Region Market Dynamics

4 Non-Life Insurance - Regional Benchmarking

5 Kuwaiti Insurance Industry Attractiveness

6 Non-Life Insurance Outlook

7 Analysis by Distribution Channels

8 Porter's Five Forces Analysis - Kuwaiti Non-Life Insurance

9 Reinsurance Growth Dynamics and Challenges

10 Governance, Risk and Compliance

11 Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights

12 Business Environment and Country Risk

13 Appendix

Companies Mentioned:

  • Al Ahleia Insurance Company SAK
  • Bahrain Kuwait Insurance Company BSC
  • Enaya Insurance Company
  • Gulf Insurance Company
  • Kuwait Insurance Company SAK
  • Kuwait Qatar Insurance Company
  • Oriental Insurance Co. Ltd
  • Warba Insurance Company

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