IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Top of the Week

P&G, Unilever Fined for Powder detergent Price Fixing

10:47 AM MDT | April 15, 2011 | —KERRI WALSH

The European Commission has fined Procter & Gamble (P&G) and Unilever a combined total of €315.2 million ($457.5 million) for conspiring to fix prices of household powder laundry detergents in eight European countries. Henkel was also a part of the price-fixing scheme, but it has not been fined because it revealed the cartel to the commission. P&G was fined €211.2 million and Unilever €104 million. The fines include a 10% reduction for cooperating with the commission, which enabled a swift conclusion of the investigation, says Joaquín Almunia...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.



Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.

 














 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa