Vedomosti: proceeds from “Plato” in the last month increased in proportion to the increase of the rate

MOSCOW, may 17. /TASS/. Contributions to the Road Fund from the “Plato” for the last month increased in proportion to the increase of the tariff, despite the 16% increase in registration of carriers in the system. About this newspaper “Vedomosti”.

“The tariff of tolls for heavy trucks on Federal highways has been raised from 15 APR to 25% from 1.53 to 1.91 rubles. for 1 km (originally planned two-fold increase). Fees to the Federal road Fund from 15 April to 15 may from the same period of 2016 increased by 25.1% to 1.76 billion rubles,” – said the newspaper, citing data from the operator of the “Plato” of “RT-invest the transport system”.

Compared to the previous period in 2017, growing by 16%, from March 15 to April 15, 2017 to the Road Fund from the “Plato” came to 1.52 billion rubles.

According to estimates of “Vedomosti”, it is less than one might expect, given the excessive registration in the system in the last month: as reported by the Agency, every day the system was added 300-500 trucks.

In Rosavtodor this trend is explained by the growth of the market of road freight (in the beginning of the year grew by more than 11%), and to exit from the “gray” segment of the unscrupulous freight forwarders in connection with the increase in the number of control frames.

By 15 may in the system was 833 thousand trucks, which is 16% higher than on may 15, 2016