Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Mitsubishi Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Mitsubishi Group
Penalty: 
$134,000,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
May 10, 2001
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

Mitsubishi Corporation was fined $134 million after being convicted for its role in an international graphite electrodes price-fixing cartel.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
HQ Country of Parent: 
Japan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
diversified
Specific Industry of Parent: 
diversified
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Parent company note: 
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