Spanish rail cartel fine raises procedural questions

Charley Connor

27 March 2019

Spanish rail cartel fine raises procedural questions

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Spain’s competition authority has fined 15 electrical component manufacturers including Alstom and Siemens €118 million for rigging bids in the railway infrastructure sector, but a dissenting opinion criticised the enforcer for being too lenient when imposing fines on large companies.