The French Competition Authority issues an opinion on the conclusion of an inter-branch agreement in the ovine sector

Press Release published on the official website of the French Competition Authority.

The Autorité de la concurrence issues a positive opinion on the first inter-branch agreement concluded within the ovine sector. To make such contractualization fully effective, the Autorité calls industry players to set a schedule to implement a second level agreement between intermediaries and retailers*. While the law on the modernization of agriculture and fishing of 27 July 2010 advocates written agreements between sheep farmers and buyers to protect farmers from the downward trend of their incomes, the ovine sector, the Association nationale interprofessionnelle du bétail et des viandes (Interbev), which represents all industry players, signed an

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers

Already Subscribed? Sign-in

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers.

Read one article for free

Sign-up to read this article for free and discover our services.

 

PDF Version

Author

Quotation

French Competition Authority, The French Competition Authority issues an opinion on the conclusion of an inter-branch agreement in the ovine sector, 15 February 2011, e-Competitions Bulletin February 2011, Art. N° 58849

Visites 48

All issues

  • Latest News issue 
  • All News issues
  • Latest Special issue 
  • All Special issues