The Polish Competition Authority finds that the exchange of information between pharmaceutical wholesalers may have restricted competition in the market and resulted in higher prices for consumers in pharmacies

Data exchange between pharmaceutical wholesalers - charges presented by the President of UOKiK* The exchange of information between pharmaceutical wholesalers may have restricted competition in the market and resulted in higher prices for consumers in pharmacies.Through specialised IT tools, wholesalers were able to access information on the prices, discounts and margins of their competitors.Entrepreneurs face penalties of up to 10% of their annual turnover for

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Polish Competition Authority, The Polish Competition Authority finds that the exchange of information between pharmaceutical wholesalers may have restricted competition in the market and resulted in higher prices for consumers in pharmacies, 2 March 2022, e-Competitions March 2022, Art. N° 106764

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