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The OECD holds a roundtable on access to key transport facilities

Executive summary, by the Secretariat Considering the discussion at the roundtable, the delegatesí submissions and the background paper, several key points emerge. (1) New entrants in transportation markets often require access to key infrastructure. Public policies about infrastructure access can, therefore, be a critical component of entry conditions. Prominent potential examples of key infrastructure include airports in air transport markets, ports in shipping and ferry service markets, rails in railroad markets, and terminals in bus transportation markets. It should be noted that some facilities that are essential to operating in a particular mode of transportation are not likely to be ìessential facilitiesî in an antitrust sense because that mode of transportation competes in

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  • OECD - Competition Division (Paris)

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OECD, The OECD holds a roundtable on access to key transport facilities, 1 February 2006, e-Competitions February 2006, Art. N° 85704

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