Because contrary to the laws of antitrust : Apple facing the problem of the ban in Egypt

Because contrary to the laws of antitrust : Apple facing the problem of the ban in Egypt

Device issued for the protection of competition and Prevention of monopolistic practices in Egypt, the largest Arab state by population, issued a decision on the invalidity of a number of items of standard contracts between Apple and its distributors on a number of levels in Egypt and abroad

Rolled in the last months of complaints from Apple users in Egypt on the rise amounts in the prices of Apple products in Egypt, for example, sold iPhone X max capacity of 256GB in the country the most expensive price in the world, up to 1980 dollars, while its price in the UAE such as, not to exceed 1670$.

And device Apple us wait 60 days to reconcile this situation, before taking legal action, up to ban the sale of Apple devices officially in Egypt .

Because contrary to the laws of antitrust : Apple facing the problem of the ban in Egypt

Said device in an official statement that while companies have the right to determine the areas of sales, has been to prevent local retailers from buying from other distributors, which led to the obstruction of competition.

Said Prince Nabil, the chairman of the Economic Committee in the device for the protection of competition and the practices of Monopoly, the commission took action after the investigation has lasted two years in the practice of sales and distribution of Apple in Egypt.

Confirmed the device is in the statement that the examination resulting in that company Apple has managed through its policy of marketing contracts from the Prohibition of all forms of parallel importation, the prohibition on the Authorised Dealer on the outside of the house in Egypt, were also banned on the fans in general and accredited them particularly in Egypt import from any authorized dealer outside of Egypt, which made them enjoy the exercise of market power enabled it to deprive the downstream consumer of the presence of the same product at a cheaper price outside of Egypt and their high price is unjustified in Egypt (taking into account the customs restrictions and taxes in the different states) compared to many countries in the region.

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