JBS Australia Pty Limited - Rivalea Holdings Pty Ltd and Oxdale Dairy Enterprise Pty Ltd

Acquirer(s)

  • JBS Australia Pty Limited

Target(s)

  • Rivalea Holdings Pty Ltd and Oxdale Dairy Enterprise Pty Ltd

Summary

JBS Australia Pty Limited (JBS) proposes to acquire Rivalea Holdings Pty Ltd and Oxdale Dairy Enterprise Pty Ltd (together Rivalea).

JBS and Rivalea are participants in the pork industry in Australia. Both parties supply pig slaughter services, pig processing services and distribute wholesale pig products.

Market inquiries

Submissions are invited from interested parties regarding JBS’ proposed acquisition of Rivalea.

The closing date for submissions is 16 July 2021. Submissions should be forwarded electronically (preferably in PDF format) to mergers@accc.gov.au with the title “Submission re: JBS’ proposed acquisition of Rivalea – attention Karina Geddes/Janet Li”.

Following the closing date, queries regarding the ACCC’s review may be addressed to Karina Geddes/Janet Li at mergers@accc.gov.au. For more details, please refer to the attached market inquiries letter.

Market inquiries

Document title Date

Timeline

DateEvent
25/06/2021ACCC commenced informal review under the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines.
16/07/2021Closing date for submissions.
16/09/2021Proposed 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

  • Karina Geddes
  • Janet Li

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