VLADIVOSTOK. October 1. VOSTOK-MEDIA – RF Department of the Federal Tariff Service has specified factor at the discount rate of 0.846 (15.4 % reduction) on petroleum transportation from Zuy Station (Angarsk) - Vanino Station located on Far Eastern railway.
According to the press-centre of the Federal Tariff Service, the decision is aimed at raising competitive capacity of products made by the Far Eastern oil-refining plants with pipeline transportation routes being changed. The same factor has been set to apply to the mileage of tanker cars on their homebound leg from the delivery point, RZD-Partner reported.
The new tariffs are expected to be in force until December 31, 2009.