Nabiullina: the Central Bank assesses the effect of the implementation of the program “Platon” on inflation in the 0.1-0.2%


MOSCOW, December 11. The Central Bank assesses the effect of the implementation of the program “Platon” on inflation in the 0.1-0.2%. This was stated to journalists by the Governor of the Bank of Russia Elvira Nabiullina.

“This direct effect on inflation will be within the 0.1-0.2%… Not more,” she said.

Nabiullina stressed that in the calculation of the impact took into account “the fact that it is possible to calculate the volumes of payments, which is taken from the trucks”.

“Of course, we are not calculating the risks associated with the functioning of commodity chains and so on”, – said the head of the Central Bank.

System “Platon”

System “Platon”, providing the toll for trucks weighing more than 12 tonnes of tolls on Federal highways, operates in Russia since November 15. The amount of payment on account of compensation of harm, caused to the automobile roads for General use, set at 1.53 per ruble of one kilometer, in the future, the rate will increase. In addition to the payment rate on the truck will need to install the onboard equipment. In the creation of the project invested more than 29 billion rubles. It is planned that in 2016 the collection of payments will bring 40 billion. The money will be spent on repair of Federal roads