Putin instructed to study the subsidization of railway tariff for transportation of fish

Putin instructed to study the subsidization of railway tariff for transportation of fish


The President of Russia Vladimir Putin instructed the government to prepare proposals to subsidise railway tariffs in order to exclude the seasonal growth of prices for transportation of fish products.

MOSCOW, 11 Nov. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin instructed the government until December to consider the possibility of subsidising of railway tariffs for transportation of fish to exclude seasonal price growth, according to a statement on the Kremlin website.

“The government of the Russian Federation to submit proposals: alignment of railway tariffs for cargo transportation in universal and refrigerator containers, including the possibility of subsidising of railway tariffs in order to exclude the seasonal growth of prices for transportation of fish products”, — reads the list of instructions following meeting of State Council Presidium held in October.

In addition, the government until December will prepare a proposal on the transport from the Far East to the Central part of the Russian Federation of fish by refrigerated sea containers, railway and automobile transport.