EC targets tanker firms

Brice, Andy; Gibson, Jane
April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/16/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 62, p37
Trade Publication
This article reports that Odfjell, Jo Tankers and Stolt-Nielsen have all received a Statement of Objections from the European Commission, signaling that the Commission is starting administrative procedures into the alleged anti-trust case involving the companies. The Statement of Objections alleges that the companies were involved in customer allocation, bid rigging, price fixing and exchanging confidential information in the bulk liquids sector on deep-sea routes between 1998 and 2002.


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