Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Jan. 15 / Trend D. Azizov /
According to the Uzbek Cabinet of Ministers' decree, a 12 per cent discount on the retail price of petrol and diesel fuel sold by the oil storage depots of the Uznefteprodukt stock company to filling stations has been set.
It was previously reported that petrol prices increased by 40 soums in Uzbekistan from January 1, 2013, due to the increased tax on the motor fuel consumption from 200 soums to 240 soums per litre for physical entities.
The price on one litre of AI-80 petrol is 1,645 soums from Jan. 1, 2013 compared to 1,605 soums at the end of 2012, A-91 - 1,810 soums (1,770 soums) and AI-95 - 1,995 soums (1,955 soums).
The official exchange rate is 1.988.56 сума / $1 on Jan. 15.
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