The Ministry is not against the imposition of additional fees on harmful products

The Ministry is not against the imposition of additional fees on harmful products


MOSCOW, 5 February. The Ministry does not refer negatively to the introduction of additional charges on harmful products, from the point of view of the fiscal component of the final digits. This was reported to journalists by the head of the Ministry Denis Manturov at the Congress of the party “United Russia”.

“I support overall healthy lifestyle. If these (harmful – approx. red) products will be introduced any additional fees that will encourage people to buy healthier foods, and there is nothing bad”, – he said.

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Congress Of “United Russia”. Text translation