Sanction: The General Court of the European Union essentially upholds the fines imposed on the airlines in the air cargo cartel case (Airfreight cartel)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. On March 30, 2022, the Union Court issued a series of 13 new judgments in the air cargo cartel case. It will be recalled that following the leniency application submitted by the German airline Lufthansa and two of its subsidiaries, the Commission had by decision of November 9, 2010 799,445,000 for a cartel between 12 air cargo carriers concerning several elements of the price of services provided in this market, in particular the introduction of "fuel" and "security" surcharges, as well as the refusal to grant forwarders a commission on these surcharges. It will also be recalled that on December 16, 2015, the Court of First Instance, in 13 rulings,

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Alain Ronzano, Sanction: The General Court of the European Union essentially upholds the fines imposed on the airlines in the air cargo cartel case (Airfreight cartel), 30 March 2022, Concurrences N° 2-2022, Art. N° 105982, www.concurrences.com

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