China’s Anti-Monopoly Law (AML) was adopted on 30 August 2007 and came into force on 1 August 2008. It is China’s first comprehensive competition law, and operates alongside existing laws to regulate restrictive cartel practices. This book chapter provides an overview of the law and enforcement regime as well as recent enforcement activity and other developments relating to cartels in China.
This article appeared in the Second Edition of Global Legal Insights – Cartels; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London. The Second Edition of Global Legal Insights – Cartels is available on the Global Legal Insights website: www.globallegalinsights.com.