Merger Notification - Announcement according to § 10 Cartel Act
TotalEnergies Qatar; Qatar Liquefied Gas Company Limited
On 01.09.2022 the following merger was notified at the Federal Competition Authority:
Planned purchase process
TotalEnergies EP Qatar, incorporated in France, intends to acquire 25% of the total share capital in Qatar Liquefied Gas Company Limited, incorporated in Qatar, from QatarEnergy Oil and Gas Q.S.C.
The contemplated transaction concerns production of natural gas.
Industry sector: D - Energieversorgung
Deadline for bringing in an application pursuant to § 11(1) Cartel Act will end on 29.09.2022.
Entrepreneurs whose legal or economic interests are affected by the merger can bring in a written statement at the Federal Competition Authority or the Federal Cartel Prosecutor within 14 days from publication date.
Note: The intervening party has no right to a certain treatment of the statement and will not gain a party position.
Non-prohibition of the merger
The Federal Competition Authority and the Federal Cartel Prosecutor have not applied for examination of the merger by the Cartel Court. The standstill obligation (§ 17 (1) Cartel Act) ends with effect from 30.09.2022 .