In Uzbekistan since April, 2018 tariffs for gas and the electric power will be raised. It is said in the resolution "About Additional Measures for Timely Providing with Fuel and Energy Resources" of the Cabinet council, Trend tells.
Since April 1 rates for natural gas increase by 10%, for the electric power – by 12%.
Since January 1, 2018 increase in prices for services of providing with cold water is possible. In particular in the decree of the head of state it is told about "ensuring entering since January 1, 2018 of updated rates for services of water supply and water disposal".
Change of rates is connected with increase in prices for fuel and energy resources. Last time gas prices in Uzbekistan raised in July, 2017. Then rates grew by 7%. Since July 15 the cost of 1 kW/hour of the electric power grew from 191 sum to 204,3 sums.
The cost of 1 cubic meter of the natural gas released to the population grew up to 263,4 sums in the presence of the counter against 246,12 sums (+7%). At the same time the price of 1 cubic meter of natural gas in the absence of the counter grew with 422,59 sums to 455,9 sums (+7,8), and for heating — from 197,37 to 211,245 sums (+7%).
For the last three years internal prices in Uzbekistan grew by gas more than twice.
The official rate for November 18 constituted 8069.29 UZS/USD.