Novak: the decision to freeze export duties on oil made for a year

Novak: the decision to freeze export duties on oil made for a year


With 2017 the size of the export duties will again be 30%, said the head of the Russian Ministry of energy.

MOSCOW, 27 Jan. The decision on freezing of export duties on oil made for one year, from 2017 it will fall to the target level in 30%, told journalists the head of Ministry Alexander Novak.

“The decision is made for a year”, — he told, answering an appropriate question. According to him, it will be necessary to prepare additional legal acts, including regulations. “But today this question is not discussed”, — said Novak.

He noted that from 2017 the size of the export duty is 30%.