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D&F market braces for substantial Ecuadorian industrial losses

19 April 2016

The magnitude 7.8 earthquake that hit Ecuador on Saturday (16 April) could spell significant insured losses for damage to infrastructure and industrial sites, according to catastrophe modelling firm RMS.

In an update on the disaster today (19 April), RMS differed from the assessment by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), which suggested there were unlikely to be significant economic losses from the event.

According to Ecuador's National Secretariat for Risk Management (SNDGR) over 272 people were killed in the event,...

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