BMW, Bosch join DB in cartel damages claim

German carmaker BMW and car supplier Bosch said on Saturday they would join Deutsche Bahn in two claims for about 2.1 billion euros (2 billion pounds) in damages from air freight carriers who were involved in a cartel.


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Reuters reported that German carmaker BMW and car supplier Bosch would join Deutsche Bahn in two claims for about 2.1 billion euros (US$2.4 billion) in damages from air freight carriers involved in a cartel. The cartel involving Lufthansa and British Airways was first discovered seven years ago and triggered fines in the EU and in the US.