Insurers offer policies to protect against ASF losses

Insurers offer policies to protect against ASF losses

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Policies include coverage for losses resulting from various pig diseases

The virus, which has spread across Asia and parts of Europe and Africa throughout the past year, does not pose a health risk to humans, but is nearly 100% fatal in pigs. It has caused devastating losses for the pig industry in China, in particular.