In recent years, food and agribusiness companies in Africa have seen significant growth and demand for their products, both domestically and internationally. Rapid growth and increased dealings with export markets have created a myriad of new risks. Tailored insurance products means having the right advice and insurance programme for your business - improving business confidence and enabling your company to build resilience and sustainability.


From small family run businesses to multinational corporation, JLT’s insurance specialists provide insurance broking services, risk advice and risk transfer solutions to food and agribusiness companies all over the world.


Our team of experts are specialist providers of risk and insurance services to organisation that contribute to the food supply chain… from paddock to plate.

Deep Understanding

JLT’s specialisation in the Food and Agribusiness sector means that our clients benefit from our in-depth knowledge of issues impacting their operations. We take the time to fully understand the intricacies of your business, to ensure that you are provided with a customised and cost-effective solution.

Claims Support

Claims specialists embedded within our teams enables us to  provide our clients with a more responsive and strategic focus on claims. Our claims specialists provide a valuable service and insight into all facets of claims management.

Key Insurance covers for Agribusiness:
  • Crop insurance for Horticulture & Viticulture, Broad-acre crops including: feed, seed and grains
  • Livestock and Wildlife
  • Loss of revenue for pack-houses
  • Commodity stock throughputs
  • Warehouseman’s liability
  • Structured Trade Credit and Political Risks (including civil unrest and strikes)
  • Transit and Marine Cargo  
Key Insurance covers for food and beverage processing and manufacturing:
  • Assets, plants, warehouses, other physical structures, stock, machinery and loss of revenue
  • Interruptions to supplies and utilities
  • Pandemics and Terrorism Acts
  • Public and Product liability
  • Product Contamination and Recall Costs
  • Transit and Marine Cargo
  • Environmental Impairment
  • Brand Damage and Reputation Risk

For further information please contact Gail Nicol, Senior Account Executive, on +27 (0)11 361 0007 or