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US authorities will block Wilhelmsen acquisition

Competition authorities in the US consider Wilhelmsen's acquisition of a supplier problematic and have filed a complaint to block the transaction. The Norwegian company disagrees with the decision.

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US competition regulators are looking to block Norwegian Wilhelmsen Maritime Services' acquisition of supplier Drew Marine.

The Norwegian company informs in a notice to the stock exchange that the US Federal Trade Commission, FTC, has said that it will file a complaint against the planned acquisition.

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