Rail freight will rise by 15%

Железнодорожные грузоперевозки подорожают на 15%

Transportation is significantly more expensive

Government and business have found a compromise, according to Ukrzaliznytsya.

State regulatory service approved the draft order of the Ministry of Infrastructure to increase rail freight tariffs by 15%. About this in his Twitter said the acting head of the Board of railroad Evgeny Kravtsov.

“There’s a harmonization of State regulatory service. 15% indexation of freight tariffs is the result of a compromise and open dialogue with business”, – he wrote.

As reported Корреспондент.net31 January 2015 entered into force the order of Ministry of infrastructure of Ukraine, providing for the increase of tariffs for cargo transportation by railway transport by 30%.