Within the Common Economic Space; Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan will standardize the tariffs for the transit of goods until January 1, 2013.
This was announced at a press conference in Moscow by Prime Minister Vladimir Putin after a meeting by the Moscow Heads of Government of the Customs Union.
According to the prime minister, the tariff will be lower than the ones in existence today.
In 2015 Kazakhstani and Belarusian transporters will be able to transport cargo along the Russian railways using their own locomotives as well.
When asked about the price of Russian gas for Belarus, Putin said that in 2011, prices will be set according to the contract that is in force.