M/19/027 – Applied Materials/Kokusai
The proposed acquisition by Applied Materials Inc. of sole control of Kokusai Electric Corporation has been notified to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Tuesday September 3, 2019|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
|Applied Materials Inc.||
Applied Materials Inc. is a U.S.- based provider of manufacturing equipment, services and software to the semiconductor, display and related industries.
|Kokusai Electric Corporation||
Kokusai Electric Corporation is a Japanese firm focused on the supply of wafer fabrication equipment which is used in the semiconductor fabrication process.
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Wednesday, September 18, 2019|
|Current status: Active|
|Preliminary investigation (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
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