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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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German Fine for Selling Vehicles Not Compliant With Emission Regulations

German prosecutors fined Daimler AG 870 million euros (approx. US$950 million) for selling 684,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles that didn’t comply with regulations on nitrogen oxide emissions.

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
International
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Fine
Date of Fine Announcement
9/24/2019
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Daimler AG $951,374,983
Further Information Released
Daimler Press Release 9/24/2019

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