Vladimir Putin held a meeting with the head of Rosselkhozbank Dmitry Patrushev. Head of financial institution reported to the President that the Russian agricultural Bank holds a leading position in lending to agro-industries.
Vladimir Putin in Novo-Ogaryovo met with the head of Rosselkhozbank Dmitry Patrushev. They discussed the results of the financial institution for the year 2016, reports «TV Center».
Patrushev reported to the President that the Russian agricultural Bank holds a leading position in lending to agro-industries. Borrowers of agriculture last year issued more than a trillion rubles. It’s more than that in 2015 half. In addition, the Bank is in third place in terms of loans. Special attention, said Patrushev, is paid to the enterprises of small and average business.
Dmitry Patrushev: the Volume of credit portfolio of small and medium-sized businesses in our portfolio today stands at more than 500 billion rubles. The agricultural Bank is credited with almost 300 thousand representatives of self-employed rural population, farmers and private farms.
Vladimir Putin: Mr Kozak, what with insurance? How do You assess the insurance market in agriculture?
Patrushev: There are certain problems, however, in my opinion, they can be solved. We five years ago started the company «Rosselkhozbank-Insurance,» the 1.5 billion we have already paid for the period of its existence, and 800 million we paid only in 2016.