The payment method is “Plato” was entered for damages for harm to the automobile roads of Federal importance with trucks weighing more than 12 tons.
MOSCOW, 16 Nov. The movement of heavy vehicles after the introduction of “Plato” is in the working mode, according to the Ministry of transport of the Russian Federation.
“On country roads the movement of heavy vehicles is in operation. Analysis of the traffic intensity of a country shows the standard situation. Border crossings — as well”, — reported in the Ministry of transport on Monday.
Charging is carried out with lorries weighing over 12 tons system, called “Plato”.
Originally intended to establish a rate of 3.73 per ruble per kilometer, then the decision was made to phase in higher tariffs. So, until 29 February 2016 the fee 1,53 rubles per kilometer. From 1 March 2016 until the end of 2018, the fee will be us $ 3.06 rubles per kilometer. The introduction of the tax caused a negative reaction in the professional community of truck drivers.