Rus News Journal

The export duty on oil in the Russian Federation will grow since April, 1st on 6 %

the Export duty on oil in Russia since April, 1st of current year will increase by 6 % and will make 268,9 dollars/ t. Such opinion was stated by experts of the oil and gas market. Thus the duty on light oil products will make 193,5 dollars/ t, on dark - 104,2 dollars/ t. Experts have made such calculations proceeding from the data of monitoring of the prices for oil, being based on positions of the law on custom duties.
in turn the representative of the Ministry of Finance Alexander Sakovich has informed that, agrees to the monitoring data, from February, 15th till March, 14th the average price for oil has made 75,52 dollars/ barr.
Since March, 1st of current year the rate of the export customs duties on crude oil in Russia is established at level 253,6 dollars/ t. The rate of the export customs duties on crude oil in February made 270,7 dollars/ t. Thus, in March the rate is lowered on 6,3 % in comparison with February.
Export duties on light oil products (easy distillates, average distillates, gasoils) are lowered on 5,9 % - about 194,7 dollars/ t to 183,2 dollars/ t, on dark oil products (fuel liquid, the oils, the fulfilled oil products) - also on 5,9 % - about 104,9 dollars/ t to 98,7 dollars/ t.