PLASTIC FILM RAID

BY ALAN OSBORN
SIX European producers of plastic film are being investigated for possible price-fixing, the European Commission announced today Friday. "Dawn raids" on companies in Austria, Denmark, the Netherlands, Italy, Sweden and the UK, were carried out by competition officials from Brussels, and the national governments on August 22nd announced a spokesman for Mario Monti, EU competition commissioner. The original complaints appear to have arisen from customers in the chemical and other industries, including food and agriculture. Officials said that ...


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