OneSteel Limited - proposed acquisition of certain assets of Smorgon Steel Group Limited

Acquirer(s)

  • OneSteel Limited

Target(s)

  • Smorgon Steel Group Limited

Undertakings

Document title Date

Timeline

DateEvent
05/02/2007ACCC commenced review under the Merger Review Process Guidelines.
07/02/2007ACCC requested further information from OneSteel.
14/02/2007ACCC received requested information from OneSteel.
16/02/2007Market inquiries commence.
01/03/2007Closing date for submissions from interested parties.
20/03/2007At the request of OneSteel, the announcement of the ACCC's decision has been delayed.
10/04/2007Request for informal clearance withdrawn. OneSteel has requested informal clearance for an acquisition of Smorgon Steel Group Limited except for the Smorgon distribution business. The ACCC will conduct a separate assessment of this proposal. Details of this assessment can be found under 'Public informal merger clearances under consideration'.