The government approved the increase in prices for fuel and energy resources
The Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan by its resolution of November 1 approved a gradual increase in prices and tariffs for fuel and energy resources.
The first to raise prices from November 16 by 9.3% was reported by Uzbekenergo. Thus, the cost of one kilowatt of electricity will increase to 250 soums (now 228 soums 60 cent). In addition, on June 1, 2019 there will be another increase to 280 soums.
Recall that on the SOVAZ portal a draft resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers “On the change in prices and tariffs for fuel and energy resources” was published.
The document provided for an increase in the price of natural gas to 320 soums per cubic meter, and from June 1, 2019, to 350 soums. From November 16, the retail price of 1 liter AI 80, according to the draft document, should be 4,000 soums (now - 3,800), AI 91 - 4,500 soums (4,300), diesel fuel - 4,800 soums, and IVF diesel fuel - 4,900 soums.
Uztransgas and Uzbekneftegas have not yet officially announced price increases.