EU mergers and takeovers (Sept 12)

viernes 12 de septiembre de 2014 06:19 GYT

BRUSSELS, Sept 12 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:


-- Austrian wood trader Kaindl to form a joint venture with DB Mobility Logistics, part of Deutsche Bahn, to take over operation of a container terminal at Enns in Austria (approved Sept. 12)

-- Italian chocolate maker Ferrero to acquire Turkish hazelnut company Oltan (approved Sept. 12)

-- Chinese agribusiness COFCO Corp to acquire Noble Agri, part of commodity trader Noble Group (approved Sept. 12)

-- Chilean shipping company Compania SudAmericana de Vapores (CSAV) and German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd AG to merge (approved Sept. 11)

-- British broadcaster BSkyB to acquire Rupert Murdoch's pay-TV companies in Germany and Italy, Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia (approved Sept. 11)