The French Competition Authority clears, subject to conditions, a merger in the maritime transport sector (Eurotunnel / SeaFrance / MyFerryLink)

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

The Autorité de la concurrence clears, subject to conditions, the acquisition of certain SeaFrance assets by the Eurotunnel group* The Autorité de la concurrence has just cleared, subject to certain commitments, the acquisition of certain SeaFrance SA assets by Groupe Eurotunnel SA (hereinafter referred to as Eurotunnel). This acquisition is taking place as part of the SeaFrance liquidation procedure, during which the commercial court of Paris ordered the transfer of certain SeaFrance assets, in particular three vessels. Having received several purchase offers of differing scopes, the commercial court of Paris designated Eurotunnel as the buyer of the SeaFrance assets in a ruling handed down on 11 June 2012. The companies involved in the operation

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French Competition Authority, The French Competition Authority clears, subject to conditions, a merger in the maritime transport sector (Eurotunnel / SeaFrance / MyFerryLink), 7 November 2012, e-Competitions Bulletin Transport (rail), Art. N° 58521

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