Translation of price-fixing in Spanish:


fijación de precios, n.

Pronunciation /ˈprʌɪsfɪksɪŋ//ˈpraɪs ˌfɪksɪŋ/


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    (as commercial activity)
    fijación de precios feminine
    (to eliminate competition) fijación oligopolítica feminine
    • A company spokesman says the quotes were taken out of context and the business is so competitive that price-fixing makes no sense.
    • A new law is expected to make price-fixing by big business cartels a criminal offence, meaning bosses could - in theory - receive a prison sentence.
    • The most serious forms of cartel identified by the authority were price-fixing, bid rigging and market sharing by competitors.
    • Restrictive practices such as price-fixing agreements between competitors were often permitted providing they were not shown to be against the public interest.
    • The cost of price-fixing is not really borne by the large corporate customer, but by all of society.