MOSCOW, November 21. For the first five days of operation of the state system for collection of tolls truck weighing over 12 tons “Plato” in the Federal road Fund collected 191 million rubles, reported the press service of the Federal road Agency.
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In the creation of the project “Plato” has invested more than 29 billion rubles
In the system registered more than 70 thousand of transport companies and entrepreneurs with a total fleet size of more than 600 thousand cars (60% of vehicles weighing over 12 tons operating on the market of automobile cargo transportation), the report says.
“The system is operating normally, significant technical failures in the system”, – reports the Agency. Major network carriers of food products are operating normally and guarantee the absence of interruptions in supplies of goods.
System “Plato” started to levy charges on account of compensation of harm, caused to the automobile roads of Federal value by vehicles, having the resolved maximum weight over 12 tons.
It is planned that in 2016 the collection of payments will bring 40 billion in Federal road Fund. The money will be spent on the repair of Federal highways.
Payment for damages 12-tonikaku 1 kilometer was approved in June 2013. Then it was decided to defer the introduction of fees from 1 November 2014 to 15 November this year, and the amount of payment increased from 3.5 to 3.73 per ruble.
As previously stated by representatives of Rosavtodor, this measure will allow to form a special Fund, proceeds of which will go on repair of roads, divide the trucks.
Infrastructure for charging will create a commercial structure of “RT-invest the transport system” established specifically for this purpose.