Universal Components / 3G Truck & Trailer Parts merger inquiry

The CMA is investigating the completed acquisition of 3G Truck & Trailer Parts Limited by Universal Components Limited.

Date Action
TBC Deadline for phase 1 decision*
TBC Launch of merger inquiry
10 February 2020 Initial enforcement order

(*) This date is the current statutory deadline by when the decision will be announced. If any change occurs, the information is refreshed as soon as practicable. However, the CMA cannot guarantee that the decision will be announced on or before this current deadline, as the deadline of a given case may change during the merger assessment process due to different reasons.

The CMA has decided to investigate this transaction and has made an initial enforcement order. This case page will be updated when the CMA formally commences its phase 1 investigation.

Phase 1

Initial enforcement order

10 February 2020: the CMA has served an initial enforcement order under section 72(2) of the Enterprise Act 2002 on Universal Components UK Limited, TVS Europe Distribution Limited and TVS Automobile Solutions Private Limited, in relation to the completed acquisition of 3G Truck & Trailer Parts Limited by Universal Components UK Limited.

Contact

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

Jayati Handa
Principal Case Officer
Competition and Markets Authority
The Cabot
25 Cabot Square
London
E14 4QZ

jayati.handa@cma.gov.uk

Published 12 February 2020