Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:October 13, 2004
Primary Offense:price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Bayer AG agreed to plead guilty and to pay a $4.7 million criminal fine for participating in a conspiracy to fix the prices of synthetic rubber which is used to manufacture a variety of products including automotive parts.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case:criminal
HQ Country of Parent:Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:chemicals
Specific Industry of Parent:chemicals
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