In the following year due to the increase in electricity prices will increase tariffs on freight and passenger transportation.
The increase in electricity prices that occurred after the launch of the wholesale electricity market from 1 July 2019, will lead to higher rates of Railways for transportation of goods and passengers in 2020, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to korrespondent.net.
“The increase in electricity prices will affect the cost, and then our costs are shifted to tariffs. Nothing new – money out of thin air, alas, we do not take” — said Kravtsov.
According to him, Ukrzaliznytsia, as the whole market is now “asking questions”.
“This is a serious increase in the cost of electricity. Yet say, how much to increase the cost amount, difficult. The numbers will be closer to the end of the year,” said Kravtsov.
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Recall, July 1, 2019 pursuant to the law On electricity market, adopted in April 2017, in Ukraine launched a new wholesale electricity market.