Gas Prices in Uzbekistan Increase by 7%
In Uzbekistan, since July 15, the tariffs on natural gas for the population will increase by 7%.
In particular, the cost of 10 cubic meters of gas in the presence of a meter since July 15 will be 2634 soums ($ 0.67) instead of the current 2461 soum (growth – 7%). This information is available on the website of the National Holding Company Uzbekneftegaz.
If there is no meter, then for 10 cubic meters of gas used for cooking and hot water supply, it will be necessary to pay 4,555 soums ($ 1.15) instead of 4,225 soums (growth – 7.8%), and for heating – 2,112 soums instead of 1,973 soums (growth – 7%).
Recall that the tariffs for utilities last rose on October 1, 2016.
For comparison, we note that currently in Azerbaijan, 10 cubic meters of gas for the population costs $ 0.58, if during the year the consumer does not exceed the limit of 1,700 cubic meters.