XL Catlin offers cover for commercial and privately owned forestry companies around the world.

Product details


Up to USD 10,000,000 per risk / per location


XL Catlin are able to provide extensive technical expertise at a global level by providing underwriting, risk assessment, profiling and programme design guidance to any market and any client around the world

We are dedicated in providing on-going support and advice throughout the life of the policy including updates on climatic, political and insurance market developments whilst enjoying a complete understanding of the forestry sector

Client Profiles

We target risk managed commercial forests: investment funds, paper pulp companies, timberland investment management organisations, real estate investments trusts and government backed insurance schemes

Our reinsurance appetite: quota share, stop loss & loss limit programmes (including treaty)

All types of tree are considered including cover for fire and local perils such as frost, snow, riot, hail and landslide

We can also accommodate wind in non-hurricane / non-typhoon regions

Benefits & Services

– We can design bespoke market leading wordings
– The location of forest accounts means limited correlation with other property classes giving us the flexibility to write a larger book of business

Minimum Premium

USD 15,000

This general product description is informational only. It is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to purchase any particular insurance product. Products are subject to legal and underwriting requirements. Coverages may not be available in all jurisdictions, including without limitation any jurisdiction within the United States, and may be available only through appropriately licensed producers. In addition, GAPS’s provision of publications or services is not an indication of the existence or availability under any policy of coverage for any particular property or type of loss or damage. Policies underwritten from Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, China, Mexico, Switzerland, or written by XL Insurance Company SE are only available through non US-based brokers. The Insurance companies of XL Group Ltd are: Catlin Insurance Company, Inc., Catlin Indemnity Company, Catlin Specialty Insurance Company, Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company, XL Bermuda Ltd, XL Insurance Company SE, XL Insurance Switzerland Ltd, XL Insurance (China) Company Limited, XL Seguros Brasil S.A. and XL Insurance Mexico SA de CV. Coverages placed with Lloyd’s Syndicate #2003 are managed by Catlin Underwriting Agencies Limited and supported by XL Catlin corporate capital. Additional important information regarding our business is provided on our Legal Notices page.

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