TITLE

EC fines European firms

PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
PPI: Pulp & Paper International;Feb2002, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the fines imposed by the European Commission's competition and mergers taskforce on companies that participated in a Europe-wide carbonless copy paper price cartel. Amount of the fines.
ACCESSION #
6826342

 

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