18 May 2007 11:12 [Source: ICIS news]
MOSCOW (ICIS news)--Russia’s Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) has ordered Russia's major potash producers Uralkali and Silvinit to pay Roubles 189m (€5.42m/$7.31m) in fines, the FAS said in a statement Friday.
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In January 2007, the FAS opened an anti-trust probe to investigate Uralkali and Silvinit, as well as the country's leading petchem manufacturer Nizhnekamskneftekhim, and fertiliser company Apatit.
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