ZURICH, March 15 The Swiss competition authority
WEKO said on Wednesday it had opened a probe into Bucher
Industries Landtechnik unit over agreements involving
distribution of spare parts for tractors and territorial
limitations for resale by dealers.
Bucher said in a separate statement it is cooperating with
WEKO in the investigation and "aiming for a complete
understanding of the situation," which involves brands
New-Holland, Case IH and Steyr.
Authorities searched Bucher offices as part of the
investigation, WEKO said.
(Reporting by John Miller)