First hub-and-spoke fines issued in Chile

Charley Connor

04 March 2019

First hub-and-spoke fines issued in Chile

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Chile’s competition tribunal has fined Walmart and two other retailers for implementing a scheme to fix resale chicken prices, in a precedent-setting decision that rewarded a compliance programme for the first time while relying on an earlier major probe into the wholesale market.