Wednesday, February 21, 2018
car carrier
News

European Commission Fines Car Carriers 395 Million Euros for Participating in Cartel

The European Commission on Wednesday fined four shipping companies a total of 395 million euros for taking part in cartel relating to the transportation of new cars and other vehicles...

February 21, 2018
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Thursday, September 28, 2017
News

Höegh Autoliners Agrees to Pay $21 Million Over Price Fixing Conspiracy

Norwegian shipping company Höegh Autoliners AS has agreed to plead guilty and pay a $21 million criminal fine for its involvement in a conspiracy to fix prices, allocate customers, and...

September 28, 2017
Total Views: 17

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Hoegh Autoliners
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Hoegh Autoliners Denies South African Price-Fixing Allegations

OSLO, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Norwegian shipping firm Hoegh Autoliners denied on Tuesday allegations made by South Africa that it and Japanese rival Mitsui O.S.K Lines had colluded to fix...

September 12, 2017
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Thursday, July 14, 2016
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Maritime News

WWL to Pay Nearly $100 Million Criminal Fine Over Ro-Ro Price Fixing Scheme

Norwegian shipping company Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics AS (WWL) has agreed to plead guilty and pay a $98.9 million criminal fine for its involvement in a conspiracy to fix prices of...

July 14, 2016
Total Views: 17

Monday, December 28, 2015
News

China Fines Car Carrier Shipping Firms $63 Million for Price Fixing Scheme

By Bloomberg News (Bloomberg) — China fined eight shipping lines 407 million yuan ($63 million) in total after finding them responsible for price collusion in the transportation of vehicles and...

December 28, 2015
Total Views: 7

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
News

Three More Shipping Execs Charged in U.S. Over Car Carrier Price Fixing Conspiracy

  Three former shipping executives have been indicted for participating in a long-running and far-reaching price-fixing conspiracy involving the transportation of roll-on/roll-off cargo to and from the United States. The...

October 7, 2015
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Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Maritime News

MOL Second to Settle Car Carrier Price-Fixing Lawsuit

Japanese shipping giant Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, also known as MOL, has settled a major class-action antitrust lawsuit filed by individual consumers and auto, truck and equipment dealerships against more than...

August 18, 2015
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Friday, March 13, 2015
News

NYK Manager Sentenced to Prison Over Price Fixing Conspiracy

An employee of Japan-based NYK has pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 15 months in a U.S. prison for his involvement in a price fixing conspiracy for Ro-Ro shipping services to and from the United States.

March 13, 2015
Total Views: 7

Monday, September 29, 2014
Maritime News

K-Line to Pay $67 Million Criminal Fine for Role in Ro-Ro Price Fixing Conspiracy

Japan's Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd., aka K-Line, has agreed to plead guilty and to pay a $67.7 million criminal fine for its role in a 15-year-long price fixing conspiracy involving roll-on, roll-off cargo to and from the United States, the Department of Justice announced late last week.

September 29, 2014
Total Views: 4

Friday, April 25, 2014
Maritime News

Italian to Serve Two Years Over Marine-Hose Price-Fixing Scheme

A former executive of Parker ITR Srl pleaded guilty on Thursday to conspiring to rig bids for marine hose and was sentenced to two years in prison, the U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday.

April 25, 2014
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Tuesday, March 11, 2014
News

Jones Act Carriers Agree to $3.4 Million Settlement Over Price Fixing Claims

Jones Act shipping companies Sea Star Line and Horizon Lines have agreed to pay a combine $3.4 million to settle claims of their involvement in a price fixing scheme related to government transportation contracts.

March 11, 2014
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Thursday, February 27, 2014
News

CSAV Agrees to $8.9 Million Fine for Price Fixing Scheme

Chilean shipping firm Compania Sudamericana de Vapores has agreed to plead guilty to a price-fixing conspiracy and pay an $8.9 million criminal fine to the U.S. government, the U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday.

February 27, 2014
Total Views: 2

Monday, December 9, 2013
Maritime News

Ex-Sea Star President Sentenced to Five Years in Prison Over Price Fixing Conspiracy

The former president of Sea Star Line LLC was sentenced to serve five years in prison and to pay a $25,000 criminal fine for his participation in a conspiracy to fix rates and surcharges for freight transported by water between the continental United States and Puerto Rico.

December 9, 2013
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