The Indian Competition Appellate Tribunal (COMPAT) reverses the Indian Competition Authority’s decision and removes penalites for cartelization in packaging materials for sugar (Indian Jute Mills Association / Gunny Trade Association)

COMPAT sets aside CCI order penalizing Jute Mills Association for alleged cartelization for packaging material for sugar, etc.* COMPAT by its order dated July 1, 2016 has over-ruled the order of CCI wherein the Indian Jute Mils Association (IJMA) and Gunny Trade Association (GTA) were penalized for alleged cartelization in pricing of jute bags.It was alleged that the jute manufacturers have acquired a monopoly position as a result of the circular of the Government under the Jute Price Maintenance Act, 1987 that 100% sugar to be produced by the sugar factories is to be mandatorily packaged in the

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Man Mohan Sharma, The Indian Competition Appellate Tribunal (COMPAT) reverses the Indian Competition Authority’s decision and removes penalites for cartelization in packaging materials for sugar (Indian Jute Mills Association / Gunny Trade Association), 1 July 2016, e-Competitions Bulletin July 2016, Art. N° 87656

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