Europe green light for liner ban

Burridge, Elaine
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/2/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 37, p43
Trade Publication
The article reports that European Council ministers have approved the abolition of liner shipping conferences. The council regulation, which allows carriers to fix prices and regulate capacity jointly, will end in October 2008. The ending of the antitrust exemption for liner shipping will affect European Union (EU) and non-EU carriers operating on routes to and from Europe.


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