EU moves against paraffin wax market "collusion"

Bains, Elizabeth
June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/11/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 70, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports on a statement of objections sent by the European Commission to a number of companies active in the paraffin wax market alleging that they have collectively infringed competition laws. Sasol, a South African energy and chemicals producer, affirmed that its subsidiary Sasol Wax had received the statement. Sasol noted that the alleged anticompetitive activity started before it took control of the Schumann Sasol International paraffin wax joint venture.


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