REG - Office of Fair TradeCompagnie St-GobainBPB PLC - Merger Update

Wed Jun 20, 2012 6:00am EDT

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RNS Number : 7681F
Office of Fair Trading
20 June 2012

Invitation to Comment


Anticipated acquisition by Saint-Gobain (BPB United Kingdom Limited) of Celotex Group Limited


The Office of Fair Trading is considering whether arrangements are in progress or in contemplation which, if carried into effect, will result in the creation of a relevant merger situation under the merger provisions of the Enterprise Act 2002 and, if so, whether the creation of that situation may be expected to result in a substantial lessening of competition within any market or markets in the United Kingdom.


Affected sector: insulation materials and prefabricated insulated plasterboard


Please send written representations about any competition or public interest issues to:


Sophie Perrussel

Office of Fair Trading

Fleetbank House

2-6 Salisbury Square

London EC4Y 8JX


Fax: 020 7211 8916


to arrive by 3 July 2012.

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