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Germany’s cartel office accuses oil companies of price-fixing

Germany’s competition watchdog said on Wednesday it had launched a probe against five major oil companies into allegations they sought to drive independent filling stations out of business. “The Federal Cartel Office has launched a procedure against five petrol companies — Deutsche BP/Aral, ExxonMobil Europe/Esso, ConocoPhilips Germany/Jet, Shell Deutschland, Total…