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01. August 2018

UTPs infringement proceedings against buyers of watermelons

The Croatian Competition Agency opened ex-officio infringement proceedings in respect of alleged unfair trading practices against FRAGARIA, SETOVIA VOĆE and AGRO GOLD with the view to establishing whether after 1 April 2018 these buyers of watermelons imposed unfair conditions to the suppliers.

01. August 2018

CCA is not empowered to decide on food safety and quality

Reacting to some critically toned media announcements reproving the Croatian Competition Agency for not taking necessary steps regarding the safety and quality of agri and food products in the Croatian food supply chain, the Croatian Competition Agency explains its powers in the area concerned.

31. July 2018

Application of the UTPs Act

From the day of entry into force of the Act on the prohibition of unfair trading practices in the business-to-business food supply chain – 7 December 2017 until today, the Croatian Competition Agency opened 163 ex-officio proceedings – 143 of them non-administrative and 20 administrative proceedings.

23. July 2018

Cleared concentration between ARH CEE and Studenac

The Croatian Competition Agency found that the concentration between ARH CEE and Studenac will not have negative effects on competition since it would not create or strengthen a dominant position of the undertakings concerned in the relevant market.

19. July 2018

Implementation of the Unfair Trading Practices Act

Since the Croatian Act on the prohibition of unfair trading practices in the business-to-business food supply chain entered into force on 1 April 2018 the Croatian Competition Agency as the competent authority opened seven administrative proceedings.

18. July 2018

CCA investigates possible unfair trading practices in grain supply chain

Within its powers under the Unfair Trading Practices Act the Croatian Competition Agency opened ex-officio administrative proceedings against the grain buyers Žito d.o.o. and PPK Valpovo d.o.o. to investigate whether unfair trading practices have been imposed on the suppliers in the food supply chain.

18. July 2018

CCA opens infringement proceeding against Hrana Tec

Based on the initiative made by the undertaking PIK Vrbovec, the Croatian Competition Agency started ex-officio proceeding to investigate whether the undertaking Hrana Tec d.o.o. abused a dominant position in the sales of spare parts and provision of repair and maintenance services for Poly-clip System clipping machines in the territory of Croatia.

11. July 2018

Lack of standing against HT, Vipnet and Tele2

The Croatian Competition Agency (CCA) dismissed the initiative for the initiation of the infringement proceeding allegedly based on a prohibited agreement concluded between Hrvatski Telekom (HT), Vipnet and Tele2 due to lack of standing to act.