A Message from the ManagementZenkyoren will strive to provide an ever-greater sense of security and condence through JA insurance business, keeping the philosophy of mutual aid, the fundamental principle of agricultural cooperatives, as the starting point for its business activities.Business EnvironmentStructural changes are transforming agriculture in Japan. Ongoing contraction and aging of the farming population is fueling a growing trend toward larger-scale farming operations, such as community farming and corporate farming.In these circumstances, the revised Agricultural Cooperative Society Law took effect in April 2016 as a response to a series of agricultural cooperative reform movements. In November 2016, the government revised its plan for revitalizing agriculture, forestry and shery industries, and rural communities. The plan includes bringing forward by one year the target date for achieving one trillion yen in exports of agricultural, forestry, and shery products and food products, and has set up a review of the production materials price formation mechanism. Fumio YanaiPresident of the Board of DirectorsKotaro IchimuraChairman of the Supervisory BoardAnnual Report 201702

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