Joseph Ash / W Corbett & Co (Galvanizing) merger inquiry

The CMA investigated the anticipated acquisition by Joseph Ash Limited of W Corbett & Co (Galvanizing) Limited.

Statutory timetable

Phase 2 date Action
23 July 2015 Merger reference cancelled
9 July 2015 Merger reference made
Phase 1 date Action
6 August 2015 Decision published
25 June 2015 Decision announced
28 April 2015 to 13 May 2015 Invitation to comment
28 April 2015 Launch of merger inquiry

Merger reference cancelled

Phase 1

Reference decision

Reference unless undertakings accepted

Launch of CMA merger inquiry


Please send written representations about any competition issues to:

Alba Ziso and Paul Tew
Competition and Markets Authority
Victoria House
Southampton Row
WC1B 4AD and

Published 28 April 2015
Last updated 6 August 2015 + show all updates
  1. Full text of the decisions published.
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