- Lakefield Oretest Pty Ltd
SummaryIt is proposed that SGS Societe General de Surveillance Holding SA ('SGS') will acquire control of Lakefield Oretest Pty Ltd ('Lakefield') via the acquisition of a controlling interest in Lakefield Oretest's Canadian parent company, Lakefield Research Limited.
Market definitionThe industries in which the parties operate are the provision of scientific and technical services for mineral and precious metal (including assay/gold) laboratory testing, environmental testing and project management.
Competition analysisNo specific market definition was reached since even on the narrowest possible market definition no substantial lessening of competition appears likely. The area of overlap between the parties is minor. Even on the narrowest possible market definition, the Commission's concentration thresholds are not crossed.
Imports above 10%