- WHIRLPOOL, PANASONIC, DANFOSS SETTLE PRICE-FIXING SUITS. // Appliance Design;Jan2012, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p6
The article focuses on the settlement issued by the European Commission on December 7, 2011 with refrigeration compressor producers for price fixing products sold in European market like the fines imposed on Whirlpool Corp. and Appliances Components Companies S.p.A, Danfoss, Embraco and Panasonic.
- Steel anti-competition fines. // Construction Europe;Jul2010, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p7
The article reports on the imposition of 518 million euros fine for 17 producers of steel for pre-stressed concrete by the European Commission due to the producer's anti-competitive practices like price and quota fixing across Europe from 1984 to 2002.
- Cartel fines hiked as a deterrent. // ICIS Chemical Business;7/3/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 26, p11
The reports on the statement from the European Commission that companies participating in cartels, price-fixing and other abuses of a dominant market position face huge increases in fines in Europe. The guidelines will be published in the European Union's Official Journal. The guidelines also...
- EC fines firms involved in Netherlands bitumen cartel. Sapp, Meghan // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;9/18/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 10, p14
The article focuses on the imposition of fines against 14 companies by the European Commission for participating in a price fixing cartel of road bitumen in the Netherlands. A â‚¬108 million fine was imposed on repeat offender Shell while BP was granted immunity for revealing the price...
- Brussels Fines Four Firms For Sorbate Price Fixing. Young, Ian // Chemical Week;10/8/2003, Vol. 165 Issue 36, p10
Reports on the fines imposed by the European Commission on four chemical companies for conspiring to fix the price of sorbates between 1979 and 1996. Fine imposed on each company; Reason that Hoechst incurred the biggest fine.
- Chemical firms fined â‚¬34.2m. // Supply Management;3/13/2008, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p15
The article reports that the European Commission (EC) has fined German chemical maker Bayer AG and Japan's Zeon Corp. for allegedly fixing nitrile butadiene rubber (NBR) prices. The EC imposed a total of 34.2 million euros in fines on the two companies. The commission adds that Bayer and Zeon...
- EC fines chloroprene cartel â‚¬243 million. Shaw, David // European Rubber Journal;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 190 Issue 1, p14
The article reports that the European Commission (EC) has fined producers of chloroprene rubber â‚¬243.2 million for market sharing and price fixing. Bayer, Denka, DuPont, Dow, ENI and Tosoh groups have been fined for participating in a cartel for chloroprene rubber in the European Economic...
- EC fines 5 suppliers $628 million for SR price fixing. Shaw, David // European Rubber Journal;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 189 Issue 1, p13
The article reports that European Commission (EC) has fined five petrochemical companies a total of â‚¬ 519 million for their involvement in a synthetic rubber price-fixing scheme between 1996 and 2002. The EC said it based its decision on evidence gathered from documents, corporate...
- EC fines Bayer, Zeon â‚¬34 million for NBR cartel. Shaw, David // European Rubber Journal;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 190 Issue 2, p12
The article reports that the European Commission (EC) has imposed fines totaling â‚¬34.23 million on the Bayer and Zeon groups for fixing prices for Nitrile Butadiene Rubber (NBR) in violation of EC rules on cartels and restrictive business practices. The Commission said that between late...