RIGA, Jan 1 (LETA) - Excise tax on several products will be raised as of today, increasing prices of diesel fuel, beer, cigarettes and other products.The Finance Ministry explained that the excise tax hike will push the price of non-lead gasoline up by EUR 0.048 per liter, and price of diesel fuel up by EUR 0.038 per liter.A 0.7-liter bottle of wine will cost by EUR 0.119 more this year. A 0.5-liter bottle of vodka will cost by EUR 0.532 more. A 0.5-liter bottle of beer will cost by EUR 0.072 more, while the price of a package of cigarettes will grow by EUR 0.243 this year.
Published: 01.01.2018 08:39
Raivis Spalvēns, LETA