- Orora Limited’s Australian paper and recycling, fibre packaging and sacks and bags businesses.
Opal Packaging Australia Pty Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Paper Australia Pty Ltd (Australian Paper), proposes to acquire all issued shares in: PP New Pty Ltd, which owns AP Chase Pty Ltd; Rota Die International Pty Ltd; and Specialty Packaging Group Pty Ltd. Australian Paper also proposes to acquire certain assets owned by Orora Limited and Orora Packaging Australia Pty Ltd.
The proposed acquisition covers Orora Limited’s Australian paper and recycling, fibre packaging and sacks and bags businesses.
Submissions are invited from interested parties regarding the proposed acquisition. The closing date for submissions is 16 December 2019.
Submissions should be forwarded electronically (preferably in PDF format) to firstname.lastname@example.org with the title "Submission re: Australian Paper’s proposed acquisition of Orora Fibre - attention Alex Reed / Nadia Vassos." Alternatively submissions may be mailed to the Merger Investigations Branch, ACCC, GPO Box 3131 Canberra ACT 2601.
Following the closing date for submissions, queries regarding the ACCC's review may be addressed to Alex Reed / Nadia Vassos at email@example.com. For more details, please refer to the attached market inquiries letter.
|02/12/2019||ACCC commenced informal review under the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines.|
|16/12/2019||Closing date for submissions.|
|27/02/2020||Provisional 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).|
- Alex Reed
- Nadia Vassos