The Ukrainian Government has this week may raise regulatory monetary value of agricultural land in 1,7 times - to nearly 20 thousand UAH / ha.
"This week will already be taken by Cabinet decision, where the normative monetary evaluation of land will be increased in 1,7 times", - deputy head of the State Agency for Land Resources (Goszem) Mykola Kalyuzhnyi at a press conference in Kiev on June 14.
According to him, after the increase in regulatory monetary value will increase rents to land.
"If we now have an average rent for the land share - 330 UAH., After recalculation, it will be 600-700 USD per hectare. That is, if the average share - is 4,2-5 m, then it will amount to approximately 3 -3.5 thous. "- added N. Kalyuzhny.
As reported, the Ministry of Agricultural Policy and Food of Ukraine proposes that the Government increase the regulatory cost of agricultural land by 70% - to 19,5 thousand UAH / ha.
Earlier N. Kalyuzhny announced plans to introduce a new methodology of normative and monetary evaluation of land with a maximum of 1 June 2012, at which its costs increase by approximately half.
Goszem planned later this year to test a new normative and monetary evaluation of land in 6 areas, and since January 1, 2012 or up to June 1, fully recalculate all the land at the new prices.