Pair must pay out after cartel ruling

Yokomura, Tomomi
June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/25/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 72, p56
Trade Publication
The article reports on the surcharge payment enforced by Japan Fair Trade Commission for two chemical producers after forming a polypropylene price cartel in Japan. According to the report, the said producers are Japan Polypropylene Corp. which was required to pay Yen(Y)220.9 million and Chisso Corp. which was asked to pay Y116.3 million. The decision was prompted by their violation on the anti-monopoly act that was committed from April 21, to May 29, 2000.


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