Communication

The aim of the protection of market competition is primarily to create benefits for consumers and equal conditions for all entrepreneurs on the market, who, acting in accordance with the existing rules and competing on the market with the quality, price and innovation of their products and services, contribute to the overall development of the economy.

Articles

CCA 2021 Annual Report accepted by the Croatian Parliament

30.November.2022.

Pursuant to Article 81 of the Constitution of the Republic of Croatia and Article 165 relating to Article 44 paragraph 4 of the Standing Orders of the Croatian Parliament, in its XIII session of 29 November 2022 and after the discussion about the Annual Report of the Croatian Competition Agency for 2021 the Croatian Parliament […]

CCA fines dairy processing company PIK Rijeka HRK 100,000 for imposing unfair trading practices

16.November.2022.

The Croatian Competition Agency (CCA) fined PIK Rijeka d.d. HRK 100,000 for the infringement of the Croatian Act on the prohibition of unfair trading practices in the business-to-business food supply chain. The investigation showed that PIK Rijeka used its strong bargaining power and imposed several unfair practices on its raw milk suppliers. The Croatian Competition […]

CCA Groceries Retail Market Inquiry for 2021: Retail turnover rose by 8.4 % – Konzum plus in the lead

11.November.2022.

The Croatian Competition Agency (CCA) carried out the Groceries retail market investigation (including food, beverages and sanitary products for households) in Croatia for 2021. The realized turnover of all the undertakings that were included in the market investigation for 2021 amounted to more than 43 billion Kuna, which actually means that the groceries retail turnover […]

CCA opens infringement proceeding against Knauf

03.November.2022.

On 22 September 2022 the Croatian Competition Agency started ex-officio proceeding against the undertaking Knauf d.o.o. from Uzdolje based on the complaint alleging distortion of competition by conclusion of a prohibited agreement and abuse of a dominant position within the meaning of Articles 8 and 13 of the Croatian Competition Act. The complainant basically stated […]

Conditionally approved concentration between Grand Automotive LLP/Grand Automotive RD Ltd. and Renault Nissan Hrvatska

02.November.2022.

The Croatian Competition Agency conditionally approved the concentration between Grand Automotive LLP/Grand Automotive RD Ltd. and Renault Nissan Hrvatska. Grand Automotive LLP is an authorised distributor of Hyundai, Nissan and Ford new motor vehicles in the Republic of Croatia. In the post-merger period Grand Automotive LLP will transfer its shares in Renault Nissan Hrvatska to […]

Implementation of the UTPs Act: CCA opens proceeding against Tommy

02.November.2022.

The Croatian Competition Agency (CCA) opened ex officio infringement proceeding within the meaning of the Act on prohibition of unfair trading practices in the business-to-business food supply chain (UTPs Act) with the view to identifying whether the buyer/trader Tommy d.o.o. from Split used its strong bargaining power and imposed unfair trading practices on its suppliers […]