M/20/028 – Applied Materials/Kokusai Electric
The proposed acquisition by Applied Materials, Inc. of sole control of Kokusai Electric Corporation has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Monday September 21, 2020||Friday, October 9, 2020|
|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|
|Information and Communications Technology||No|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Monday, October 5, 2020|
|Current status: Completed|
|Cleared (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
|Cathal Hanley and Ciara Denihan||
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