BGC - Midland Brick

Acquirer(s)

  • BGC (Australia) Pty Ltd

Target(s)

  • Midland Brick

Summary

BGC proposes to acquire Midland Brick.

BGC (through its Brikmakers brand) and Midland Brick overlap in the supply of bricks, and other clay and masonry products, in Western Australia.

Market inquiries

Submissions are invited from interested parties regarding the proposed acquisition. 

The closing date for submission is Tuesday, 27 October 2020. Submissions should be forwarded electronically to mergers@accc.gov.au with the title "Submission re: BGC/Midland Brick - Attention Will Sommers/Stella Leung". For more details, please refer to the attached letter to interested parties.

Following the closing date, queries regarding the ACCC's review may be addressed to Will Sommers and Stella Leung at mergers@accc.gov.au.

Market inquiries

Timeline

DateEvent
06/10/2020ACCC commenced informal review under the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines.
27/10/2020Closing date for submissions.
17/12/2020Proposed date for announcement of ACCC’s findings (as outlined in the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines, this may be a final decision or release of a Statement of Issues).

Project staff

  • Will Sommers
  • Stella Leung

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