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Bespoke insurance cover for mining risks

Risk solutions tailor-made for the mining industry

Munich Re  as one of the world’s leading providers of mining insurance, develop customized risk solutions to meet client's individual needs to cope with those challenges the mining and mineral processing industry is facing.

Our global approach is based on specialized mining underwriting skills and experience backed by the financial strength and industry knowledge of Munich Re. The financial credibility and industry-specific know-how combined with solidity presents the basis to offer tailor-made solutions and provide impetus for growth.

As a result of our diverse and unique set of competences, our client base encompasses a broad range of mining houses – from single location to global corporates - across the globe.

Our areas of expertise

All commodities, open-pit, underground mining and alluvial mining as well as transportation, equipment and processing plants

Munich Re Facultative & Corporate (F&C) brings together our worldwide facultative and corporate business in one unit.

Our offerings

  • All mining risks
  • Property damage
  • Business interruption
  • NatCat assessment 
  • Special mining coverages
  • Additional covers and services

5 reasons why you should talk to us

The nature of your business exposes you to natural catastrophes, such as floods, earthquakes, or storms, and human-made losses, e.g. fire, explosion, collapse, or dam breaches.

Our mining engineers and experienced underwriters combine specific underwriting skills and practical mining industry knowledge. We understand the needs and our aim is to become a valued part of your team

Our offered capacity is written directly onto our balance sheet without the need for any third-party re-insurance involvement.

This makes us a sustainable counterparty for long term business.

With our global market knowledge and our risk attitude we (as one of the major Mining Underwriters) provide you with lead terms fitting to your individual needs.
Together with you and our In-house specialists we develop tailor made solutions for new products necessary in the fast and ever-changing risk environment, such as cyber, supply chain interruption, and epidemic business interruption.
With our in-house lawyers, engineers and claims consultants we offer first hand claims handling.

How you profit from our solutions

of successfully underwriting the international mining insurance market
Support, service, and first-hand claims handling
Expertise in risk management, site surveys, asset reviews and as client technical liaisons
Contact our expert
Stefan Riedel
Stefan Riedel
Chief Underwriting Officer Energy
Munich Re Facultative & Corporate
Günter Becker
Günter Becker
Underwriting Manager Mining
Munich Re Facultative & Corporate
Fabrizio Zoni
Fabrizio Zoni
Business Development
Munich Re Facultative & Corporate
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