CC proposes to prohibit BOC/Ineos Chlor

Summary (7 pages, PDF) of the Competition Commission provisional finding that the merger of BOC and Ineos Chlor would lead to a substantial lessening of competition. The only remedy consulted on (2 pages, PDF) is prohibition. Responses by Tuesday 30 September 2008.

18 September 2008: full report (several PDF files).

For further information or advice please contact Franck Latrémolière.

Filed under Competition Commission, Merger control, Water.

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