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Hearing for the Investigation concerning 24 Undertakings operating in the markets for selling new and used cars to be Held on February 23, 2022 (4.1.2022) 11.1.2022
The investigation conducted to determine whether distributors and car rental companies operating in the markets for selling new and used cars violated article 4 of the Act no 4054 reached the hearing stage. The hearing will be held on February 23, 2022 at 10:30 AM. In accordance with the "Communiqué on Hearings Held before the Competition Board", complainants and third parties who want to attend the meeting to speak (participation will be online) should apply to the Competition Authority toge...
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Hearing for the Investigation concerning Duru Bulgur Gıda San. ve Tic. A.Ş. to be Held on February 08, 2022 (24.12.2021) 11.1.2022
The investigation conducted about Duru Bulgur Gıda San. ve Tic. A.Ş. concerning the claims that it determined the resale prices for the sales made to retail chains in Konya and Karaman region reached the hearing stage.  The hearing will be held on February 08, 2022 at 10:30 AM.  In accordance with the "Communiqué on Hearings Held before the Competition Board", complainants and third parties who want to attend the meeting to speak should apply to the Competition Authority together with a petit...
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Investigation Concerning Undertakings Operating in Production and Distribution of Yeast Initiated (20.12.2021) 11.1.2022
The Competition Board concluded the preliminary inquiry conducted upon the claims that undertakings operating in production and distribution of yeast agreed to fix prices and allocate customers.   After discussing the information and documents obtained and observations made in the preliminary inquiry in its meeting of 25.11.2021, the Competition Board considered that the findings were significant and sufficient, and took the decision numbered 21-57/795-M that an investigation shall be initiat...
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The Communique on the Increase of the Lower Threshold for Administrative Fines to Be Valid Until 31-12-2022 Is Published. (24.12.2021) 11.1.2022
The Communiqué on the Increase of the Lower Threshold for Administrative Fines Specified in Paragraph 1, Article 16 of the Act No 4054 on the Protection of Competition, to be Valid until 31/12/2022 is published. Click here for the Communiqué.  The Communiqué will be in effect as of 1/1/2022. ...
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The hearing for the investigation concerning Audi AG, Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, Daimler AG, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG and Volkswagen AG to be held on January 19, 2022 (3.12.2021) 17.12.2021
The investigation concerning Audi AG, Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, Daimler AG, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG and Volkswagen AG, which was conducted to determine whether article 4 of the Act no 4054 was violated reached the hearing stage. The hearing will be held on January 19, 2022 at 10:30 AM. In accordance with the "Communiqué on Hearings Held before the Competition Board", complainants and third parties who want to attend the meeting to speak should apply to the Competition Authority togethe...
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Hearing for the Investigation concerning Krea İçerik Hizmetleri ve Prodüksiyon AŞ and its 48 dealers to be Held on January 04, 2022 (26.11.2021) 17.12.2021
The investigation which was conducted about Krea İçerik Hizmetleri ve Prodüksiyon AŞ and its 48 dealers in order to determine whether articles 4 and 6 of the Act no 4054 were violated reached the hearing stage. The hearing will be held on January 04, 2022 at 10:30 AM. In accordance with the "Communiqué on Hearings Held before the Competition Board", complainants and third parties who want to attend the meeting to speak should apply to the Competition Authority together with a petition includi...
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The investigation conducted about 15 undertakings which deal with wholesale banana trade in Başyazı and Anamur districts of Mersin and an association of undertakings was concluded (26.11.2021) 8.12.2021
The investigation conducted to assess whether 15 undertakings which deal with wholesale banana trade in Başyazı and Anamur districts of Mersin and an association of undertakings violated the Act no 4054 was concluded. As a result of the discussion of the file on 11.11.2021 by the Competition Board, it was decided that -The following parties to the investigation violated article 4 of the Act no 4054 on the Protection of Competition: 1.    Ayyıldız Gıda Tarım Ürünleri İnşaat Malzemeleri T...
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Investigation concerning Allergan İlaçları Tic. A.Ş. Initiated (22.11.2021) 1.12.2021
Upon the decision of Ankara 10th Administration Court, the Competition Board reevaluated the allegation that Allergan İlaçları Tic. A.Ş. abused its dominant position by not supplying the “Botox” branded drug to the National Pharmaceuticals Medical Devices Warehouse.  Previously, the decision no 13-01/3-3 that it was not necessary to initiate an investigation regarding the allegations that were the subject of the file pursuant to the Article 41 of the Act no 4054 was taken on 03.01.2013 as a res...
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The Board Decision concerning the Investigation about Novartis Sağlık Gıda ve Tarım Ürünleri San. ve Tic. A.Ş. (Novartis) and Roche Müstahzarları San. A.Ş. (Roche) (21.01.2021) 25.11.2021
As a result of the discussion of the contents of the file on 21.01.2021, the Competition Board decided that Novartis and Roche violated Article 4 of Act No. 4054 on the Protection of Competition by engaging in concerted practices in order to popularize the use of the drug Lucentis, which is the more expensive of the two drugs used in various eye diseases, in particular in the treatment of the age-related macular degeneration (AMD), namely Altuzan (Avastin), owned by Roche, and the Novartis-owned...
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The Balkan Initiative Platform, which reflects the common will of nine Balkan countries for cooperation, is formed with the initiative of the Turkish Competition Authority (10.11.2021) 11.11.2021
The Balkan Initiative Platform, which reflects the common will of nine Balkan countries for cooperation, is formed with the initiative of the Turkish Competition Authority. The first workshop of the platform on “Recent Trends in Competition Law Enforcement in the Balkans” was held on November 9, 2021 with high level participation from Greece, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Republic of North Macedonia and Montenegro. The workshop started with the opening speech of the President of Tur...
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