The Latvian Competition Council conditionally clears a merger in the pharmacy sector (Sentor Farm Aptiekas / Recipe Plus)

On January 23, 2009, the Latvian Competition Council (CC) of Latvia provisionally cleared a merger between Sentor Farm Aptiekas and Recipe Plus. The merging parties had agreed to transfer all of their shares in the companies to a newly created holding company Repharm, where both parties would enjoy joint control. Although the CC recognized potential anti-competitive effects, it agreed to clear the merger if behavioural commitments are adopted. Since the proposed merger would lead to vertical integration, the likelihood of possible foreclosure was assessed. Relevant market Both parties are considered as market

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Maris Butans, The Latvian Competition Council conditionally clears a merger in the pharmacy sector (Sentor Farm Aptiekas / Recipe Plus), 23 janvier 2009, e-Competitions January 2009, Art. N° 26666

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