The company “kievgaz” has published new tariffs for gas for the population of Ukraine, which entered into force on 1 November 2018 and are 22.8% higher than the previously existing ones.
As reported on the official website of “Kievgas” rate for customers with meters of 1 November is 8.55 UAH for 1 cubic meter (including VAT). For residents without gas meter is 28,21 hryvnia per month per person. In the absence of Central hot water rate increases to 46,16 of the hryvnia. With a gas stove and a gas water heater the fee is 89,76 of the hryvnia. The new rates will be in effect until 31 December 2019.
We will remind, on October 19 the Cabinet adopted a decision to increase gas prices for population by 23.5% from November 1, 2018. After that, the Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman said that the new increase in gas prices for the population is not expected. However, the IMF expects the price of gas for the population should grow by another 40%.