Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Trelleborg AB
Current Parent Company: 
Trelleborg
Penalty: 
$11,000,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
April 20, 2009
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

Two subsidiaries of the Swedish company Trelleborg AB, one based in Virginia and the other in France, agreed to plead guilty and pay a total of $11 million in criminal fines for their participation in separate conspiracies affecting the sales of marine products sold in the United States and elsewhere.

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