Competition Office Investigates Food Industry Associations Because Of Codex Text

Hungary's Competition Office (GVH) on May 21 said it started an investigation of several food industry professional associations, after finding parts of an industry codex restrict competition.

GVH started an investigation of the signers of the codex: the National Association of Farm Cooperatives, the Hungarian Chamber of Agriculture, the National Association of Food Processors, the Dairy Products Council, the Hungarian Vegetable and Fruit Professional Association and Product Council, the Livestock and Meat Professional Association and Product Council, the Poultry Product Council, the National Trade Association and the National Association of Consumer Associations and Trade Companies.

News Monitoring