Official Journal of the European Union

C 61/14

Judgment of the Court (Seventh Chamber) of 19 December 2019 — Furukawa Electric Co. Ltd v European Commission, Viscas Corp.

(Case C-589/18 P) (1)

(Appeal - Competition - Agreements, decisions and concerted practices - European market for underground and submarine power cables - Market allocation in connection with projects - Fines - 2006 Guidelines on the method of setting fines - Determination of the value of sales - Principle of equal treatment)

(2020/C 61/16)

Language of the case: English


Appellant: Furukawa Electric Co. Ltd (represented by: initially, A. Luke and C. Pouncey, Solicitors, then A. Luke and K. Fountoukakos-Kyriakakos, Solicitors)

Other parties to the proceedings: European Commission (represented by: H. van Vliet, A. Biolan and I. Zaloguin, acting as Agents), Viscas Corp. (represented by: J.-F. Bellis, avocat)

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:


Dismisses the appeal;


Declares that Furukawa Electric Co. Ltd is to bear its own costs and orders it to pay those incurred by the European Commission;


Declares that Viscas Corp. is to bear its own costs.

(1)  OJ C 427, 26.11.2018.