Antitrust Cooperation Agreements

See also the following International Competition Network (ICN) resources:

May 2019

ICN Framework on Competition Agency Procedures

ICN Working Group: Frameworks


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June 1982

U.S. - Australia Cooperation Agreement

April 1999

U.S. - Australian Mutual Antitrust Enforcement Assistance Agreement and Annex


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Brazil

Council for Economic Defense

Secretariat for Economic Law, Ministry of Justice

Secretariat for Economic Monitoring, Ministry of Finance

October 1999

U.S. - Brazil Cooperation Agreement


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March 2014

Canada - U.S. Merger Working Group - Best Practices on Cooperation in Merger Investigations

October 2004

U.S. - Canada Agreement on the Application of Positive Comity Principles to the Enforcement of their Competition Laws

August 1995

U.S. - Canada Cooperation Agreement


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Chile

Fiscalía Nacional Económica (Spanish only)

March 31, 2011

U.S. - Chile Cooperation Agreement


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China

State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) (Chinese only)

Ministry of Commerce, Anti-Monopoly Bureau

National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC)

July 27, 2011

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Antitrust and Antimonopoly Cooperation
English Signed MOU (PDF) | Unsigned MOU (PDF)
Chinese Signed MOU (PDF) | Unsigned MOU (PDF)

November 29, 2011

Guidance for Case Cooperation Between the Ministry of Commerce and the Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission on Concentration of Undertakings (Merger) Cases


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September 16, 2014

DOJ and FTC Cooperation Agreement with Colombian Antitrust Agency


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October 14, 2011

US-EU Merger Working Group: Best Practices on Cooperation in Merger Investigations

FAQs on the US-EU Merger Working Group's Best Practices on Cooperation in Merger Investigations

June 1998

U.S. - Commission of the European Communities Cooperation Agreement

September 1991

U.S. - Commission of the European Communities Cooperation Agreement


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June 1976

U.S. - Germany Cooperation Agreement


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September 27, 2012

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Antitrust Cooperation
English Signed MOU (PDF) | Unsigned MOU (PDF)
Hindi Signed MOU (PDF) | Unsigned MOU (PDF)


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March 1999

U.S. - Israel Cooperation Agreement


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October 1999

U.S. - Japan Cooperation Agreemnt


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Korea, Republic of

Korea Fair Trade Commission

September 8, 2015

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Antitrust Cooperation
English PDF | Korean PDF


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Mexico

Comisión Federal de Competencia

July 12, 2000

U.S - Mexico Cooperation Agreement


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May 26, 2016

English PDF | Spanish PDF


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November 10, 2009

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Antitrust Cooperation

Updated April 8, 2020

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