Luxembourg topped the ranking of European countries on the availability of gas for the population, Russia has one of the lowest fuel prices — on the 20th position in last place — Ukraine, according to a study by RIA Novosti.
The rankings used data from the statistics of European countries on the price of gasoline 95 octane as of the beginning of July 2020 (for Ukraine and Norway — by the end of may 2020). The price changes calculated in local currency countries. To evaluate the accessibility of motor fuel in various countries, experts, based on official statistics, to calculate the amount of gasoline that can be purchased on their monthly salary from the countries of Europe.
The cost of gasoline at gas stations in the Crimea from Thursday will fall to one ruble, diesel fuel at 50 cents per liter, said the head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov.
On Tuesday, the FAS office in the Republic of Crimea brought the case against the major network stations of the Crimea "TPP", which is suspected of violating the law on competition due to high fuel prices.
The average retail price of gasoline in Russia has decreased the growth rate: 22 to 28 June, it increased by 5 cents compared to the previous week to 45.18 rubles per liter, and diesel rose by 3 cents, to 47,88 rubles per liter, according to the materials Rosstat.
In the second half of may, gasoline in Russia rose in price by 1-2 pennies a week, in the first week of June - 6 cents, then 8 cents, and in the previous reporting week, the growth rate of prices and it reached a peak at 13 cents.
Expert of the national energy security Fund Stanislav Mitrakhovich commented on the price hike of petrol Ron 95, the price of which Saint-Petersburg international commodity-a raw stock exchange has reached at 56.7 thousand rubles per ton.
In an interview with "Evening Moscow", he noted that in Russia as anti-crisis measures temporarily imposed a ban on imports of gasoline, diesel fuel, kerosene, marine fuel and gas oil that would be cheaper than domestic fuel.
Roskoshestvo checked automobile gasoline AI-92 at seven Moscow gas stations, not finding any discrepancies regulated requirements, stated in the message of the organization.
"Experts of the laboratory was tested fuels, which is implemented in seven Metropolitan stations. According to the survey results any discrepancies gasoline the statutory requirements were not found", - reported in these materials.