the European Commission Preparing Another Price-Fixing Fine?
According to a June 24 article from Bloomberg, Nippon Sheet Glass
Co.'s Pilkington unit, Asahi Glass Co. and Cie. de Saint-Gobain
SA are expected to be fined by the European Commission (EC), the
European Union's (EU) antitrust authority, as soon as July 16. The
article cited three anonymous sources.
HERE to read the article from Bloomberg.com.
In November 2007, the EC fined Japan-based Asahi Glass Co.'s subsidiary
AGC Flat Glass Europe in Belgium, Auburn Hills, Mich.-based Guardian
Industries, Pilkington and Saint-Gobain in France a total of EUR
486.9 million (approximately USD $719.2 million). CLICK
HERE for that story.
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