Decision 17-D-27 of

Decision 17-D-27 of 21 December 2017 regarding obstruction practices implemented by Brenntag

Presentation of the decision

Information about the decision

Origin of the case Autorité de la concurrence (autosaisine)
  • Financial penalty
Company(ies) involved
  • Brenntag SA, Brenntag AG


This is the first time that the Autorité de la concurrence has applied Article L. 464-2 V of the French Commercial Code on the basis of which a company can be sanctionned for obstructing the investigation.