Excessive pricing regulations under the Covid-19 crisis

Excessive pricing regulations under the Covid-19 crisis

2020-03-20T21:53:25+02:00 March 20th, 2020|Blogs, News|

On 19 March 2020, the Minister of Trade and Industry published regulations in the Government Gazette, pertaining to the pricing and supply of certain consumer and medical products and services during the Covid-19 national disaster period. Some of the regulations relate to the Competition Act’s provisions on excessive pricing. In this short opinion piece, Prof Willem Boshoff provides a high-level economics commentary. You can access the link here.

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