The Latvian Competition Authority fines two plasterboard suppliers for abuse of dominance (Knauf / Norgips)

The CC fines with EUR 1.6 million two Plasterboard Suppliers of Knauf Group* On 30 September, the Competition Council of Latvia (the CC) fined SIA Knauf and Norgips sp. z o. o. (Poland), a parent company of SIA Norgips that is also a part of a Knauf Group, for abusing their market power by creating and implementing anti-competitive loyalty rebates system. A fine was imposed on both companies at the amount of EUR 1 621 398.38. The CC opened a formal case investigation after commencing sector inquiry into the market of plasterboard manufacturing and distribution in 2013. During the inquiry, the CC obtained information on alleged abuse of market power by

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Latvian Competition Authority, The Latvian Competition Authority fines two plasterboard suppliers for abuse of dominance (Knauf / Norgips), 30 September 2016, e-Competitions Bulletin September 2016, Art. N° 81873

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