The Chilean Tribunal for the Defense of Free Competition (TDLC) released its final ruling in a car cartel case that began in 2015 fining NYK and MOL at of $9.1m, while four other companies were either exempted or acquitted.

Japanese shipping companies K Line and NYK have revealed the individual scale of fines levied against them by the EC operating a cartel with three other lines on the car carrier trades to and from Europe.

Four shipping companies – CSAV, K Line, NYK and WWL-Eukor – have been fined EUR395m ($486.6m) by the European Commission (EC) for collusion in operating a cartel on the car carrier trades.

Japan’s Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) has been slapped with a AUD25m ($20m) fine by the Australian Federal Court for its criminal cartel conduct, imposed by the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC).

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has pressed criminal charges against Japan’s Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) in relation to alleged cartel conduct over the shipping of cars, trucks and buses to Australia.

Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) has pleaded guilty criminal cartel charges over its car carrier operations in Australia.