Auto Part Supplier Pleads Guilty to Price Scheme

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The Detroit News - July 16, 2013

A 10th auto sup­plier has decided to plead guilty and pay $19 mil­lion in crim­i­nal fines in a wide-reaching gov­ern­ment inves­ti­ga­tion into price-fixing and bid-rigging in the auto parts indus­try. The case is only time where the gov­ern­ment iden­ti­fied that a US automaker, Ford Motor Co., was sold parts through the scheme, the Jus­tice Depart­ment said.

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