Pact Group Pty Ltd - proposed acquisition of Brickwood Holdings Pty Ltd

Acquirer(s)

  • Pact Group Pty Ltd

Target(s)

  • Brickwood Holdings Pty Ltd

Summary

On 23 April 2008 the ACCC announced it would not oppose the proposed acquisition of Brickwood by Pact Group Pty Ltd

Market definition

Please refer to the Public Competition Assessment below.

Competition analysis

Please refer to the Public Competition Assessment below.

Public competition assessment

Timeline

DateEvent
08/02/2008ACCC commenced review under the Merger Review Process Guidelines.
29/02/2008Closing date for submissions from interested parties.
07/03/2008ACCC requested further information from Pact. ACCC timeline suspended.
19/03/2008Proposed date for announcement of ACCC's findings amended from 4 April to 16 April 2008 pending Pact Group's response to information request of 7 March 2008.
25/03/2008ACCC received further information from Pact. ACCC timeline recommenced.
15/04/2008Proposed date for announcement of ACCC's findings amended from 16 April to 23 April 2008 pending receipt of further information from market participants.
23/04/2008Proposed date for announcement of ACCC's findings.
23/04/2008ACCC announced it would not oppose the proposed acquisition.