The EU Commission approves, subject to divestiture, a merger between two rubber companies mainly serving automotive industry (Phoenix / Continental)

"Merger control: Main developments between 1 September and 31 December 2004"* The acquisition of Phoenix AG (Hamburg) by the German undertaking Continental AG involved two rubber companies which mainly serve the automotive industry. The transaction was approved subject to divestiture commitments which removed the competition problems arising from the parties’ dominant position in the markets for air springs for commercial vehicles and for heavy steel cord conveyor belts. The

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  • JG Associates (Brussels)
  • DG COMP (Brussels)

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John Gatti, Mary Loughran, The EU Commission approves, subject to divestiture, a merger between two rubber companies mainly serving automotive industry (Phoenix / Continental), 26 October 2004, e-Competitions October 2004, Art. N° 38319

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