Press conference: the introduction of “Plato”

In a round table discussion on the implementation of the system of charging heavy vehicles “Plato”. The event presents the research results of the all-Russia centre of studying of public opinion (VTSIOM) “the toll for heavy trucks: a view of the parties involved”.

First Deputy Minister of transport of the Russian Federation Evgenie Dietrich, Director General of the Foundation VTSIOM Konstantin Abramov and leading experts in the field of transport discussed the equitable use of roads, the relationship of different audiences (truck drivers, owners of private cars and of the representatives of forwarding companies) to the toll collection system, as well as protests by truckers, the regulation of the transportation market and the impact of the repeal of the transport tax.