ALERT: MERGER - CLEARANCE - SOLE CONTROL - VERTICAL EFFECTS - HORIZONTAL EFFECTS - CONGLOMERATE EFFECTS

Clearance: The French Competition Authority clears the acquisition of sole control of several agricultural cooperatives by a leading French cooperative group (Colarena Presqu’île/Poitouraine/UCAL-CP/Laiterie Coopérative du Pays de Gâtine/Coopérative Fromagerie de Chaunay/Monts Laits/Val Sud/Agrial)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. Decision No. 16-DCC-59 of 19 April 2016 relates to the acquisition of exclusive control of the Colarena Presqu'île, Poitouraine, UCAL-CP, Laiterie Coopérative du Pays de Gâtine, Coopérative Fromagerie de Chaunay, Monts Laits and Val Sud cooperatives by the Agrial agricultural cooperative. The notified operation concerns the merger by Agrial of the target cooperatives, grouped together within Eurial SAS, in which Agrial already had a controlling minority holding. This merger is the result of a three-stage integration process: (i) unwinding of

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers

Already Subscribed? Sign-in

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers.

Read one article for free

Sign-up to read this article for free and discover our services.

 

PDF Version

Author

  • L’actu-concurrence (Paris)

Quotation

Alain Ronzano, Clearance: The French Competition Authority clears the acquisition of sole control of several agricultural cooperatives by a leading French cooperative group (Colarena Presqu’île/Poitouraine/UCAL-CP/Laiterie Coopérative du Pays de Gâtine/Coopérative Fromagerie de Chaunay/Monts Laits/Val Sud/Agrial), 19 April 2016, Concurrences Nº 3-2016, Art. N° 80963, www.concurrences.com

Visites 142

All reviews