Investigation concerning Natura Gıda Sanayi ve Ticaret AŞ Concluded (25.11.2022) (2.12.2022)

The investigation whether Natura Gıda Sanayi ve Ticaret AŞ, which carries out activities in fast moving consumer goods sector as producer/supplier, violated article 4 of the Act no 4054 on the Protection of Competition by means of resale price maintence has been concluded.


It has been decided that the investigation initiated per the Competition Board decision dated 15.09.2022 and numbered 22-42/609-M shall be terminated following the acceptance of the settlement text submitted by the party with Competition Board decision dated 23.11.2022 and no 22-52/771-317.


As known, within the scope of the settlement procedure, which was brought to competition law legislation as a result of the amendments made to article 43(5) of the Act no 4054 on the Protection of Competition according to the Act dated 16.06.2020 and numbered 7246, the Board may start the settlement procedure on the request of the parties concerned or on its own initiative taking into account the procedural benefits that may arise from a rapid resolution of the investigation process and the differences in opinion concerning the existence and scope of the infringement, and decide to conclude the investigation


Click here for the text of the pronouncement of the decision dated 23.11.2022 and numbered 22-52/771-317, the reason for which will be notified later and which can be appealed before Ankara Administrative Courts.