DG Comp conditionally clears Maersk/Hamburg Süd

Malina McLennan

11 April 2017

DG Comp conditionally clears Maersk/Hamburg Süd

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Europe’s competition watchdog yesterday allowed Danish global shipping company Maersk Line’s bid to acquire German competitor Hamburg Süd, conditioned on the German company ending vessel-sharing agreements on five trade routes.