Antitrust Antitrust

Coupang argues appeal against South Korean antitrust decision on abuse of superior-bargaining position

By Jenny Lee
  • 13 Oct 2022 09:32
  • 13 Oct 2022 09:32
South Korean online retail platform Coupang doesn't have a superior-bargaining position over its large suppliers and has never exploited this advantage to force pricing that wasn't in line with the intentions of its suppliers, the company told a court today.
That was the main argument put forward by the company’s

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Jenny Lee


Jenny joined MLex’s Seoul bureau in 2021 as a correspondent focusing on competition law and data privacy and security. Jenny received a Master’s degree from Northwestern University’s renowned Medill School of Journalism and worked for a number of news organizations in the US, including the Associated Press Television News, McClatchy and Voice of America, where she worked for almost three years in Washington DC. She returned to her native South Korea in 2019 as a reporter for Wired Korea.

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