OREANDA-NEWSFrom December 1, 2019, the export duty on oil in the Russian Federation will increase by $ 2.2 and amount to $ 90.5 per ton, the RF Ministry of Finance said in a statement. According to the Ministry of Finance, the average price of Urals oil for the monitoring period from October 15 to November 14, 2019 amounted to $ 61.33 per barrel, or $ 447.7 per ton.

It is noted that the duty on high-viscosity oil will increase to $ 9 from $ 8.8 per ton. In connection with the new calculation formula adopted in the framework of the tax maneuver in the oil industry, from February 1, 2015, the preferential oil duty rate for a number of fields in Eastern Siberia, the Caspian fields and the Prirazlomnoye field remains at zero level.

The duty on light petroleum products and oils will increase to $ 27.1 per ton, on dark - up to $ 90.5. The duty on the export of commercial gasoline will increase to $ 27.1, straight-run (naphtha) - up to $ 49.7 from $ 48.5 per ton. The duty on liquefied gas remains at zero level. The coke duty is set at $ 5.8 versus $ 5.7 per tonne earlier, the Finance Ministry said.