Bloomberg Law
Sept. 9, 2019, 11:00 AM

Chinese Vitamin C Price-Fixing Case Could Alter U.S. Drug Market

Elliott T. Dube
Elliott T. Dube

Drug companies have much at stake in a long-running antitrust case in which Chinese vitamin C exporters are accused of conspiring to fix prices and control the U.S. supply. The Second Circuit could rule any day now in an antitrust case remanded to it from the U.S. Supreme Court with instructions to give less deference to Chinese law. A loss for Chinese vitamin C companies could encourage similar suits from U.S. companies challenging market dominance practices.

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