Fuel Sector – Violation of Competition Law

A recent decision of the Office for Competition found there to be a violation of the competition law rules in a vertical agreement, which took effect when a fuel station, having reduced its price for diesel from a particular supplier, later raised its price again, having succumbed to pressure from that supplier in order to do so. The Office found there to be a violation of competition law in terms of there being an agreement to maintain high prices for … Continued