Day 3 - Workshop: Case Studies on Automotive Sector and Online Retail Industry

EU-China Competition Week
Workshop: Case Studies on Automotive Sector and Online Retail Industry
11-12 March 2014, Beijing, China
Tangla Hotel, 3rd Floor, Ruby Room
19 Fuxingmenwai Street, Chang’an Avenue West, Beijing 100045, China

Agenda
12 March 2014

08:30-09:00

Registration

Moderator: Dr Stanley WONG, Special Advisor on Competition Policy, EUCTP II

09:00-10:00

Session III – Competition Issues in Online Retailing

  • Defining the relevant market especially the challenges in identifying the relevant geographic market
  • Defining the relevant market involving cross-border online sales
  • Identifying actual and potential market participants as applied to market definition and analysis of potential market entry
  • Prohibition by suppliers of online sales by their retailer-customers

Presented by:
Mr José-Maria CARPI-BADIA, Deputy Head of Unit (E-2) for Antitrust regarding consumer goods, basic industries, agriculture and manufacturing, Directorate General for Competition, European Commission, Brussels

10:00-11:00

Speech on the following topics:

  • Online Hotel Booking case (OFT)
  • Issues and concepts in economic analysis of online sales

Presented by:
Ms YU Yan, Senior Associate, RBB Economics, Melbourne

11:00-11:30
11:30-12:20

 

Tea Break
Q & A Session
Participants:
Mr José-Maria CARPI-BADIA DG Competition, European Commission
Ms YU Yan, RBB Economics
Chinese representatives

12:20-12:30

Closing Remarks
Ms LI Qing, Deputy Director General of Price Supervision and Anti-Monopoly Bureau of National Development and Reform Commission
Mr Torben TOFT, Principal Administrator (International Relations, A-5), Directorate General for Competition, European Commission, Brussels