Kozak sees no reason to raise export duties on oil products

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Grounds for increasing the export duty on oil in Russia currently there, told reporters Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak on the results of selector meeting with the regions on the situation with fuel prices.

«The grounds for raising the export duty on petroleum products, yet, as of today, no. But this does not mean that in a week it will not occur», — said the official, noting that it is a tool of rapid response of the government in cases of emergency.

He stressed that Russian oil companies understand which set of actions available to the government to stabilize the situation on the fuel market.

«All oil companies understand how the government would respond in case the situation will deteriorate. The attractiveness of the export of crude oil and petroleum products we can significantly reduce is not like many oil companies, but the government has other way may not be at the expense of export duties,» — said Deputy Prime Minister.Kozak sees no reason to raise export duties on oil products© RIA Novosti, Informaticompletion: from exploration to the consumer

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