Banking and financial services


Chemicals and coatings

Construction and construction materials

Drinks and drink distribution

Electrical equipment and components

Electricity generation and distribution

Fast-moving consumer goods (non-food)

Food and dairy products

Freight and logistics

Fuel and fuel retailing

Grocery retail


Industrial and automotive

Information and communication technology

Media, media rights and advertising

Mining and forestry

Music, gaming and entertainment

Pharmaceuticals and medical devices

Pulp, paper and packaging

Specialist retail

Telecommunications and cable TV

Transport and travel services


Chemicals and coatings

Kansai/Freeworld (2011): RBB Economics advised Kansai during the 2011 SA Competition Commission and SA Competition Tribunal investigation of its acquisition
of Freeworld — SA CT 53/AM/Jul11

Senmin/Cellulose Derivatives (2011): RBB Economics advised both parties in the 2012 SA Competition Commission and Competition Tribunal investigation into the Senmin (a unit of AECI) bid for Cellulose Derivatives, which produces CMC (mining chemicals) — SA CC case No. 2011 Oct 0316

Sasol (2009): RBB Economics advised Sasol during the 2010 SA Competition Commission investigation of the South African market for the supply of ammonia
and ammonia derivatives — SA CT Case No. 31/CR/May05

Shell (2008): RBB Economics assisted Shell in investigating the potential impact
of the wax cartel identified by the European Commission — EC Case No.39181

Solvay/Rhodia (2011): RBB Economics advised the parties during the
European Commission’s investigation of Solvay’s acquisition of Rhodia – EC Case
No. COMP/M.6230

DSM/Roche (2003): RBB Economics advised DSM during the 2003 European Commission investigation of its merger with the vitamins and fine chemicals division
of Roche — EC Case No.COMP/M.2972