Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Itai Rabinovici explores The Application of EU Competition Rules in the Transport Sector.
The main antitrust decision in the transport sector in 2018 was the settlement decision in the Maritime Car Carriers cartel imposing fines in a total of €395 million on five shipping companies.
In mergers, the Daimler/BMW/Car Sharing JV provided the Commission with the opportunity to examine more closely the developing sector of new mobility. In addition, the Commission continued to handle the follow up of Air Berlin’s bankruptcy.
In state aid, airports where at the centre of attention in the transport sector with a series of decisions and judgements on airport service and marketing agreement and the decision on Athens airport concession agreement.