On the Crimean gas stations lower the price of fuel

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.

"From July 16 in the Crimea will be one ruble reduced the price of gasoline AI-95 and AI-92 and 50 cents on diesel fuel. This became possible thanks to the agreement with the government of the Republic of Crimea with oil traders", - wrote Aksenov on his page in social network "Vkontakte".

He said the cause of the rising cost of fuel in the Crimea an increase in prices at the St. Petersburg international Mercantile exchange in may-June 27%, as well as logistical problems.

The cost of a liter of AI-95 petrol at the pump Crimea is now about 53 rubles. In may, the cost of a liter of gasoline AI-95 at the gas station of the Crimea did not exceed 50 rubles per liter.