Gasoline prices in Crimea expected to come down

8 April 2014 12:22

Prices for petrol in Crimea expected to come down to Russian level in May, Crimean vice premier Rustam Temirgaliev announced.

The channels on delivery and keeping of gasoline and diesel fuel with Russian biggest companies already established.

“Starting from May 1, Crimeans will be able to buy the gasoline for price equal to Russian”- Temirgaliev noted.

He also added Ukrainian petrol stations operating in the region should register in Crimea and pay taxes to Crimean budget.

Gasoline price in Ukraine, Crimea risen in recent weeks.

Average gasoline price in Russia is 32 rubles (USD 0.90), while in Crimea USD 1.2.