British Salt Limited and New Cheshire Salt Works Limited: A Report on the Acquisition by British Salt Limited of New Cheshire Salt Works Limited
The Commissions report examines the position of the two companies and the market for pure dried vacuum salt and compacted salt; the relevant merger situation; competition prior to the merger and the counterfactual situation had the merger not occurred. The report concludes that the acquisition by British Salt Ltd of New Cheshire Salt Works Ltd is not expected to result in a substantial lessening of competition within any market or markets in the UK.
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Appendices A Terms of reference and conduct of the inquiry
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