The prime minister - the ministerYulia Timoshenkoconsiders overestimated the prices of grain storage.
She told about it, opening cabinet council of ministers.
"I possess information that elevators are a component of pressure upon agricultural producers because elevators establish today the unreasonable overstated monopoly prices", - told Tymoshenko.
In particular, the prime minister noted that, according to data available for it, private port elevators raised the cost of the services for 42%.
Tymoshenko emphasized that such situation is absolutely inadmissible.
The prime minister noted that at meeting the government intends to take measures to correct this situation and to help agricultural producers.
As it was reported, on June 26 the All-Ukrainian union of the agricultural enterprises asked Antimonopoly committee to study validity of increase by private port elevators of tariffs for grain storage.
According to the union, tariffs were raised for 30-40% within a week.