The main factors that affect the price of the tickets, it is the demand and conditions in the transport market, as prices for aviation fuel, it is reduced, so there is no reason for the growth in ticket prices, said Deputy head of FAS Anatoly Golomolzin.
MOSCOW, 28 Jan. Reason for growth of prices for air tickets in Russia at the present time no, the fuel cost is reduced, reported to journalists the Deputy head of the Federal Antimonopoly service Anatoly Golomolzin.
“While the overall market situation of the transportation market is bearish, it is now low season, in this sense, the reason that prices will be increased, absolutely not”, — said Golomolzin.
According to him, the price of jet fuel will have no impact on the growth in ticket prices, as the cost of aviation fuel is reduced.
“The main thing is the demand and conditions of competition in the airline industry, these are the main influencing factors”, — said Golomolzin.
Earlier it was reported that the FAS is considering the option of monitoring of the prices of the tickets with the help of domestic resources TCH (Transport clearing house) and GDS (Global Distribution System, international system of booking of air tickets) in the current year, and plans to create a public monitoring system of tariff plans of airlines.