Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Akzo Nobel Chemicals BV
Date:June 27, 2001
Offense Group:competition-related offenses
Primary Offense:price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Dutch chemical giant, Akzo Nobel Chemicals BV, agreed to plead guilty and pay a $12 million criminal fine for participating in an international conspiracy to fix prices and allocate market shares of monochloroacetic acid (referred to as MCAA).
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case:criminal
HQ Country of Parent:Netherlands
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:paints and coatings
Specific Industry of Parent:paints & coatings
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