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Country 2002 Annual Budget (USD)[1] 2003 Annual Budget (USD)[2] 2004 Annual Budget (USD)[3] 2005 Annual Budget (USD)[4] 2006 Annual Budget (USD)[5] 2007 Annual Budget (USD)[6]
Albania N/A[7] $231,230 [8][9]
Algeria $1,518,300
Argentina $200,000 $735,271[10] $720,000[11] $766,000[12]
Armenia $126,740 $194,499 $331,913 $470,586
Australia $38,000,000[13] $92,473,920[14][15][16][17] $73,785,000[18][19][20]
Austria $1,000,000[21] $1,691,066[22][23]
Barbados $2,000,000
Belgium $180,000 $206,752[24][25] $243,124[26][27] $243,000[28][29]
Brazil $5,625,000[30][31][32] $6,995,624[33] $7,137,000[34] $7,460,000[35]
Bulgaria $682,570 $704,682[36] $1,610,520[37]
Canada $28,800,000[38] $27,790,700[39][40][41][42] $36,256,500[43][44] $49,000,000 $40,400,000
Chile $1,950,000 $3,125,000[45] $3,560,000
Colombia $6,996,800 $7,886,211[46][47] $15,000,000[48]
Croatia N/A[49] N/A[50] N/A[51] N/A[52] N/A[53] N/A[54]
Cyprus $567,222 $1,037,176[55][56] $1,249,000[57][58]
Czech Republic $2,452,000[59] $2,944,660[60][61][62][63] $4,288,040[64][65][66][67]
Denmark $8,300,000[68][69] $6,800,000 $5,968,200[70][71][72] $13,424,220[73][74][75]
Estonia $711,200 $717,822[76][77] $833,993[78][79] $969,438[80][81]
European Union $63,670,000 $107,559,000[82][83][84][85] $123,737,320[86][87][88][89]
Finland $781,636[90] $807,410 $5,705,296[91][92][93] $6,398,000[94][95] $6,850,212[96][97]
France $79,501,405[98] $10,344,500[99][100][101][102] $10,158,350[103][104][105][106] $31,862,040[107][108][109][110] $18,964,400[111][112][113]
Germany $17,393,760[114][115] $21,906,000[116][117][118] $20,316,700[119][120][121] $21,369,320[122]
Greece $4,598,000 $17,912,746[123][124][125] $14,302,422[126][127] $18,126,064[128][129]
Hong Kong $34,000,000
Hungary $6,690,945[130][131][132] $7,009,225[133][134][135]
Iceland $1,960,000 $2,600,000
India $1,078,500[136] $1,151,500[137][138] $1,091,500[139][140] $736,500[141][142]
Indonesia $2,800,000 $2,700,000[143] $2,555,000[144][145][146]
Ireland $4,260,000 $4,260,000 $7,357,700[147][148] $8,263,060[149][150]
Israel $4,459,267 $4,500,000[151] $4,800,000[152]
Italy $32,000,000 $32,000,000 $25,000,000 $55,000,000
Jamaica $596,000 $672,000 $663,795[153][154] $590,895[155][156]
Japan $51,900,000 $74,500,000 $69,500,000[157]
Jersey $1,414,640[158][159][160]
Kenya $320,000 $320,000 $600,000 $600,000
Korea $22,500,000 $29,000,000[161] $38,000,000 $42,000,000
Latvia $3,480,000 [162] $712,395[163][164][165] $872,232[166][167][168] $1,887,777[169][170][171]
Lithuania $796,660 $1,260,073[172][173][174] $1,190,670[175][176][177] $1,311,917[178][179] $1,428,052[180][181]
Luxembourg N/A[182] N/A[183] $191,940[184][185][186] $237,055[187][188][189]
Macedonia N/A[190] N/A[191] $241,716 [192][193] $415,727[194][195]
Malta $39,062 $39,062 $44,786[196][197] $47,411[198][199]
Mexico $14,000,000 $13,400,000[200] $15,000,000 $15,000,000
Netherlands $22,000,000[201] $43,262,620[202][203][204] $51,951,760[205][206][207][208]
New Zealand $10,000,000[209] $10,150,000 $11,732,120[210][211][212] $14,264,640[213][214] $18,397,400[215][216][217]
Niger N/A[218]
Norway $9,000,000[219] $9,340,500[220][221][222] $11,544,400[223][224][225] $14,093,400[226][227][228]
Pakistan $508,000 $508,000 $615,680[229][230] $740,544[231][232]
Panama $900,000[233] $900,000[234] $900,000[235] $613,000[236]
Peru $10,000,000 $10,000,000[237] $10,000,000 $14,100,000
Philippines $179,200 $201,936 $199,456 $291,532[238]
Poland $3,454,117[239] $5,303,312[240] $6,341,004[241] $9,722,553[242][243]
Portugal N/A[244] $9,321,780[245][246][247] $9,597,000[248][249][250]
Romania $1,652,709 $5,963,300[251][252][253] $7,588,885[254][255][256] $12,156,200[257][258][259] $20,996,300[260][261]
Russia $13,000,000[262] $12,500,000[263] $18,383,000[264] $21,140,000[265]
Senegal N/A[266] N/A[267] N/A[268] N/A[269] N/A[270] N/A[271]


Serbia $80,000[272] N/A[273] $742,168 [274][275] $1,354,600[276][277][278]
Singapore N/A[279] $7,844,400[280][281][282]
Slovakia $1,115,337 $1,419,779[283][284][285] $2,001,806[286][287][288]
Slovenia $428,578 $641,000[289][290][291] $927,710[292][293] $1,015,950[294][295]
South Africa $879,821[296][297][298] $8,120,454[299][300][301][302] $1,875,250[303][304][305][306] $10,707,953[307][308][309][310] $12,915,191[311][312][313][314] $10,774,601[315][316][317]
Spain $7,576,492[318] $3,468,450[319][320][321][322] $9,737,950[323][324][325][326] $10,792,799[327][328][329][330] $12,154,826[331][332][333]
Sri Lanka N/A[334] N/A[335] N/A[336]
Sweden $9,000,000 $12,300,000 $10,700,000 $13,508,880[337][338]
Switzerland $4,500,000 $5,395,600[339][340] $5,726,000[341][342] $5,733,000[343][344]
Taiwan $10,440,000[345] $10,255,000 $10,596,000
Thailand $1,500,000
Turkey $60,000,000[346][347] $16,731,400[348][349][350] $19,833,800[351][352][353]
Ukraine N/A[354] $3,085,871[355][356][357] N/A[358] $3,071,040[359][360][361]
United Kingdom $101,682,682[362][363] $152,011,750[364][365][366][367][368] $138,811,550[369][370][371][372] $139,584,400[373][374][375][376]
United States $131,000,000[377][378] $309,000,000[379] $336,000,000[380][381] $347,451,000[382][383] $147,819,000[384]
Uzbekistan $500,000 $500,000[385]
Venezuela $1,119,792 N/A[386]
Zambia $200,000 $300,000 $300,000 $360,000
Zimbabwe $2,181,818 $2,883,495[387]

All currency conversions used the Oanda.com FXHistory website to determine historical currency exchange rates.

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, all data for this column is from Global Competition Review 2002 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies.
  2. Unless otherwise specified, all data for this column is from Global Competition Review 2003 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies.
  3. Unless otherwise specified, all data for this column is from Global Competition Review 2004 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies.
  4. Unless otherwise specified, all data for this column is from Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies.
  5. Unless otherwise specified, all data for this column is from Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies.
  6. Unless otherwise specified, all data for this column is from Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies.
  7. Budget varies according to how much funding is required for other departments within the Albanian Government.
  8. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  9. Converted from €190,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 EUR = 1.2170 USD).
  10. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  11. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  12. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  13. For the financial year 2002/2003.
  14. ACCC's total funding for the financial year from 1 July 2004 to 30 June 2005.
  15. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  16. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  17. Converted from 123,200,000 AUD as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 AUD = 0.75060 USD).
  18. ACCC's total funding for the financial year from 1 July 2005 to 30 June 2006.
  19. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  20. Converted from 99,254,000 AUD as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 AUD = 0.74340 USD).
  21. Not the final amount, does not include budget of Cartel Court.
  22. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  23. Converted from €1,415,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.19510 USD). Data from www.oanda.com.
  24. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  25. Converted from €173,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.19510 USD).
  26. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  27. Converted from €190,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.27960 USD).
  28. Housing, equipment and wages are not included, but are paid for by the federal budget.
  29. Converted from €190,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 Eurp = 1.27960 USD).
  30. Sum total of the budgets for the Administrative Council for Economic Defense, the Secretariat of Economic Law of the Ministry of Justice and the Secretariat of Economic Surveillance of the Ministry of Finance.
  31. Amount does not include salaries, expenditure on which is allocated through other entities of the Federal Government.
  32. Global Competition Review 2003 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  33. Sum total of the budgets for the Administrative Council for Economic Defense (2005), the Secretariat of Economic Law of the Ministry of Justice (2005) and the Secretariat of Economic Surveillance of the Ministry of Finance (2004).
  34. Sum total of the budgets for the Administrative Council for Economic Defense, the Secretariat of Economic Law of the Ministry of Justice and the Secretariat of Economic Surveillance of the Ministry of Finance.
  35. Sum total of the budgets for the Administrative Council for Economic Defense, the Secretariat of Economic Law of the Ministry of Justice and the Secretariat of Economic Surveillance of the Ministry of Finance.
  36. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  37. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  38. Bureau had an annual operating budget of $21.3 million. In addition, $7.5 million in temporary funding adjustment was provided for additional operational requirements.
  39. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  40. For the 2003-2004 year.
  41. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  42. Converted from CA$37,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 CAD = 0.75110 USD).
  43. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  44. Converted from CA$45,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 CAD = 0.80570 USD).
  45. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  46. The 2004 budget is based on Law Decree 3787 of 2003.
  47. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  48. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  49. Enforcement agency exists, but budget unknown.
  50. Enforcement agency exists, but budget unknown.
  51. Enforcement agency exists, but budget unknown.
  52. Enforcement agency exists, but budget unknown.
  53. Enforcement agency exists, but budget unknown.
  54. Enforcement agency exists, but budget unknown.
  55. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  56. Converted from €867,857 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.19510 USD).
  57. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  58. Converted from C£560,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 CYP = 2.23120 USD).
  59. http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/36/15/34720348.pdf
  60. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  61. Does not include CSK 70 million which was specifically budgeted for acquiring a new seat of the Office.
  62. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  63. Converted from CZK 73,801,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 CZK = 0.03990 USD).
  64. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  65. Does not include CSK 33,837,000 which was specifically budgeted for acquiring a new seat of the Office.
  66. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  67. Converted from CZK 95,502,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 CZK = 0.04490 USD).
  68. Danish Competition Authority also deals with cases involving Public Procurement, State Aid and Energy Regulation–amount listed is for the part dealing with competition cases.
  69. Global Competition Review 2003 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  70. The Competition Authority's total budget is DKK 61 million. The budget for the competition part alone is DKK 34.8 million.
  71. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  72. Converted from DKK 34,800,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 DKK = 0.17150 USD).
  73. The Competition Authority deals with cases under the Competition Act, but also with cases involving public procurement, state aid and energy regulation. The Competition Authority's total budget is 108.7 million Danish kroner. The budget for the competition part alone is 73.8 million Danish kroner.
  74. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  75. Converted from DKK 73,800,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 DKK = 0.18190 USD).
  76. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  77. Converted from EEK 9,400,000 (about €6000,000 [sic]) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EEK = 0.0763640 USD).
  78. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  79. Converted from EEK 10,200,000 (about €644,265) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EEK = 0.0817640 USD).
  80. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  81. Converted from EEK 11,200,000 (about €704,000) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 EEK = 0.0865570 USD).
  82. This amount covers all areas of the European Commission Competition Directorate General (therefore including antitrust, merger control and state aid control).
  83. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  84. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  85. Converted from €90,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.19510 USD).
  86. This amount covers all areas of the European Commission Competition Directorate General (therefore including antitrust, merger control and state aid control).
  87. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  88. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  89. Converted from €96,700,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.27960 USD).
  90. Global Competition Review 2003 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  91. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  92. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  93. Converted from €4,688,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 EUR = 1.2170 USD).
  94. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  95. Converted from €5,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.27960 USD).
  96. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  97. Converted from €5,057,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 200# (1 EUR = 1.35460 USD).
  98. This figure represents the sum of the antitrust portion of the DGCCRF budget ($10.5 million) and the Competition Council's budget ($69,001,405).
  99. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  100. This figure only represents the Competition Council's budget and does not include the antitrust portion of the DGCCRF budget.
  101. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  102. Converted from €8,500,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 EUR = 1.2170 USD).
  103. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  104. This figure only represents the Competition Council's budget and does not include the antitrust portion of the DGCCRF budget.
  105. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  106. Converted from €8,500,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.19510 USD).
  107. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  108. This figure represents the sum of the antitrust portion of the DGCCRF budget (€13.5 million) and the Competition Council's budget (€11.4 million).
  109. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  110. Converted from €24,900,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.27960 USD).
  111. This figure only represents the antitrust portion of the DGCCRF budget and does not include the Competition Council's budget, which was unavailable at the time of this report.
  112. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  113. Converted from €14,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 EUR = 1.3546 USD).
  114. Converted from 15.04 million Euros as of the currency rate on July 2, 2003 (1 Euro = US$1.15650).
  115. Global Competition Review 2003 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  116. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  117. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  118. Converted from €18,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 EUR = 1.2170 USD).
  119. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  120. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  121. Converted from €17,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.19510 USD).
  122. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competit €16,700,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.35460 USD).
  123. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  124. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  125. Converted from €14,718,772 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 EUR = 1.2170 USD).
  126. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  127. Converted from €11,177,260 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.27960 USD).
  128. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  129. Converted from €13,381,119 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 EUR = 1.35460 USD).
  130. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  131. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  132. Converted from HUFI 1,381,000,000 (approx. €5,600,000) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 HUF = 0.0048450 USD).
  133. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  134. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  135. Converted from HUF 1,549,000,000 (approx. €6,100,000) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 HUF = 0.0045250 USD).
  136. Converted from 50 million Indian rupees as of the currency rate on July 2, 2003 (1 Indian Rupee = US$0.02157).
  137. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  138. Converted from 50,000,000 Indian rupees as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 INR = 0.023030 USD).
  139. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  140. Converted from 50,000,000 Indian rupees as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 INR = 0.021830 USD).
  141. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  142. Converted from 30,000,000 Indian rupees as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 INR = 0.024550 USD).
  143. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  144. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  145. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  146. Converted from 25,000,000,000 Rupiah as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 IDR = 0.00010220 USD).
  147. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  148. Converted from €5,750,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  149. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  150. Converted from €6,100,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 EUR = 1.3546 USD).
  151. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  152. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  153. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  154. Converted from between J$39,000,000 and J$42,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 JMD = 0.016390 USD).
  155. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  156. Converted from between J$39,000,000 and J$42,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 JMD = 0.014590 USD).
  157. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  158. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  159. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  160. Converted from £800,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 GBP = 1.76830 USD).
  161. The source material indicated a budget of $2,900,000. This was most likely a typo based on previous and subsequent budgets.
  162. Global Competition Review 2003 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  163. Global Competition Review 2005) Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  164. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  165. Converted from LVL 384,227 (approx. €570,070) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 LVL = 1.85410 USD).
  166. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  167. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  168. Converted from LVL 508,412 (approx. €723,405) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 LVL = 1.71560 USD).
  169. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  170. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  171. Converted from LVL 1,024,796 (approx. €1,458,162) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 LVL = 1.84210 USD).
  172. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  173. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  174. Converted from LTL 3,575,000 (or €1,035,391) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 LTL = 0.3524680 USD).
  175. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  176. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  177. Converted from LTL 3,440,000 (or €996,292) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 LTL = 0.3461250 USD).
  178. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  179. Converted from LTL 3,540,000 (or €1,026,086) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 LTL = 0.3705980 USD).
  180. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  181. Converted from LTL 3,640,000 (or €1,054,217) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 LTL = 0.3923220 USD).
  182. Competition Commission does not have a specific budget.
  183. Competition Commission does not have a specific budget.
  184. €150,000 budget for the Competition Council and €34,600 budget for the Competition Inspectorate.
  185. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  186. Converted from €184,600 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  187. €175,000 budget for the Competition Council and €31,600 budget for the Competition Inspectorate.
  188. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  189. Converted from €206,600 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 EUR = 1.3546 USD).
  190. Monopoly Authority is a body within the Ministry of Economy and has no separate budget.
  191. Monopoly Authority is a body within the Ministry of Economy and has no separate budget.
  192. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  193. Converted from €188,900 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  194. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  195. Converted from €306,900 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 EUR = 1.3546 USD).
  196. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  197. Converted from €35,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  198. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  199. Converted from €35,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 EUR = 1.3546 USD).
  200. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  201. Total budget of $34 million of which competition departments (minus the Office of Energy Regulation) accounts for approximately $22 million.
  202. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  203. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  204. Converted from €36,200,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.1951 USD).
  205. Including the budgets for the Office of Energy Regulation and Office of Transport Regulation.
  206. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  207. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  208. Converted from €40,600,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  209. Global Competition Review 2003 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  210. For the 2004-2005 year.
  211. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  212. Converted from NZ$17,200,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 NZD = 0.68210 USD).
  213. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  214. Converted from NZ$23,400,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 NZD = 0.60960 USD).
  215. For the year July 2006 to June 2007.
  216. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  217. Converted from NZ$23,800,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 NZD = 0.7730 USD).
  218. Agency uses money from the state budget, which changes from year to year.
  219. Global Competition Review 2003 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  220. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  221. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  222. Converted from NOK 65,000,000 (€8,000,000) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 NOK = 0.14370 USD).
  223. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
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  225. Converted from NOK 76,000,000 (€9,500,000) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 NOK = 0.15190 USD).
  226. Of this budget, 5 million Norwegian kroner is the budget for the Secretariat for the Public Procurement Complaints Committee.
  227. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  228. Converted from NOK 83,000,000 (about €10,000,000) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 NOK = 0.16980 USD).
  229. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  230. Converted from PKR 37,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 PKR = 0.016640 USD).
  231. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  232. Converted from PKR 44,800,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 PKR = 0.016530 USD).
  233. Figure is only an estimate given wage and associated administrative disbursements of the Commissioners and officials working on competition issues. Total budget is around $3.7 million, due to institution having other responsibilities such as consumer affairs and international trade (protective measures and unfair trade practices).
  234. Overall budget is around $3.7 million, as the institution has other issues and responsibilities, such as consumer affairs and international trade.
  235. Overall budget is around $3.9 million, as the institution has other issues and responsibilities, such as consumer affairs and international trade.
  236. Overall budget $5,100,000, however the budget for the National Directorate of Free Competition is $613,000.
  237. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  238. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  239. Global Competition Review 2003 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  240. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
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  243. Converted from PLN 27,013,170 (or €6,908,739) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 PLN = 0.3599190 USD).
  244. Currently undergoing comprehensive reform both at institutional and substantive and procedural levels.
  245. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  246. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  247. Converted from €7,800,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.1951 USD).
  248. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  249. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  250. Converted from €7,500,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  251. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  252. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  253. Converted from €4,900,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 EUR = 1.217 USD).
  254. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  255. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  256. Converted from €6,350,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.1951 USD).
  257. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  258. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  259. Converted from €9,500,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  260. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  261. Converted from €15,500,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 EUR = 1.3546 USD).
  262. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
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  266. An enforcement agency exists, however the budget could not be found.
  267. An enforcement agency exists, however the budget could not be found.
  268. An enforcement agency exists, however the budget could not be found.
  269. An enforcement agency exists, however the budget could not be found.
  270. An enforcement agency exists, however the budget could not be found.
  271. An enforcement agency exists, however the budget could not be found.
  272. Serbia & Montenegro
  273. The existing department is within the Republic of Serbia Ministry of Trade, Tourism, and Services and does not have its own budget.
  274. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  275. Converted from as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  276. The activities of the Commission are not financed by funds from the budget of the Republic of Serbia but by its own realized funds. Pursuant to is financial plan, the project annual budget amounts to approximately €1,000,000.
  277. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  278. Converted from €1,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 EUR = 1.3546 USD).
  279. Singapore takes a sectoral approach to competition law with sector-specific competition frameworks.
  280. Estimated budget for year 2007-2008.
  281. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  282. Converted from S$12,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 SGD = 0.65370 USD).
  283. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  284. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  285. Converted from €1,188,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.1951 USD).
  286. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  287. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  288. Converted from €1,564,400 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
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  291. Converted from SIT 125,000,000 (or about €520,000) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 SIT = 0.0051280 USD).
  292. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  293. Converted from €725,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  294. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  295. Converted from €750,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 EUR = 1.3546 USD).
  296. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  297. This figure represents only the Competition Tribunal budget of ZAR 8,780,651 and does not include the Competition Commission, which was unavailable at the time of this report.
  298. Converted from ZAR 8,780,651 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2002 (1 ZAR = 0.10020 USD).
  299. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  300. Sum of Competition Commission budget of ZAR 51,000,000 and Competition Tribunal budget of ZAR 9,240,755
  301. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  302. Converted from ZAR 60,240,755 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2003 (1 ZAR = 0.13480 USD).
  303. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  304. This figure only represents the Competition Tribunal budget of ZAR 11,540,000 and does not include the Competition Commission budget, which was unavailable at the time of this report.
  305. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  306. Converted from ZAR 11,540,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 ZAR = 0.16250 USD).
  307. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  308. This figure only represents the Competition Commission budget of ZAR 73,141,757 and does not include the Competition Tribunal budget, which was unavailable at the time of this report.
  309. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  310. Converted from ZAR 73,141,757 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 ZAR = 0.14640 USD).
  311. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  312. Sum of Competition Commission budget of ZAR 75,346,858 and Competition Tribunal budget of ZAR 16,576,209
  313. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  314. Converted from ZAR 91,923,067 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 ZAR = 0.14050 USD).
  315. This figure represents only the Competition Commission budget of ZAR 75,346,858 and does not include the Competition Tribunal budget, which was unavailable at the time of this report.
  316. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  317. Converted from ZAR 75,346,858 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 ZAR = 0.1430 USD).
  318. Sum of Servicio de Defensa de la Competencia budget of $2,700,000 and Tribunal de Defensa de la Competencia budget of $4,876,492
  319. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  320. This figure only represents the Servicio de Defensa de la Competencia budget of €2,850,000 and does not include the Tribunal de Defensa de la Competencia budget, which was unavailable at the time of this report.
  321. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  322. Converted from €2,850,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 EUR = 1.217 USD).
  323. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  324. Sum of Servicio de Defensa de la Competencia budget of €2,900,000 and Tribunal de Defensa de la Competencia budget of €5,248,230
  325. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  326. Converted from €8,148,230 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.1951 USD).
  327. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  328. Sum of Servicio de Defensa de la Competencia budget of €2,900,000 and Tribunal de Defensa de la Competencia budget of €5,534,510
  329. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  330. Converted from €8,434,510 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  331. Sum of Servicio de Defensa de la Competencia budget of €3,090,000 and Tribunal de Defensa de la Competencia budget of €5,883,000
  332. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  333. Converted from €8,973,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 EUR = 1.3546 USD).
  334. Fair Trading Commission and Department of Internal Trade are going through a transitional period.
  335. Fair Trading Commission and Department of Internal Trade are going through a transitional period.
  336. Fair Trading Commission and Department of Internal Trade are going through a transitional period.
  337. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  338. Converted from SEK 92,400,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 SEK = 0.14620 USD).
  339. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  340. Converted from CHF 7,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 CHF = 0.77080 USD).
  341. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  342. Converted from CHF 7,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 CHF = 0.8180 USD).
  343. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  344. Converted from CHF 7,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2007 (1 CHF = 0.8190 USD).
  345. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  346. Annual Report On Competition Policy Developments in Turkey 2003. http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/37/20/34722510.pdf
  347. The Global Competition Review 2003 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies lists the budget as 109 million TL, which is most likely an error.
  348. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
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  350. Converted from €14,000,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 EUR = 1.1951 USD).
  351. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
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  353. Converted from €15,500,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  354. Enforcement agency exists, but budget unknown.
  355. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
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  357. Converted from UAH 15,955,900 (or approx. €2,660,000) as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 UAH = 0.19340 USD).
  358. Enforcement agency exists, but budget unknown.
  359. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  360. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  361. Converted from €2,400,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 EUR = 1.2796 USD).
  362. Sum of Competition Commission budget of $21.5 million and Office of Fair Trading budget of $80,182,682 (the latter is from the 2002-2003 budget).
  363. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  364. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  365. Sum of Competition Commission budget of £29 million and Office of Fair Trade budget of £54.5 million (the latter is from the 2004-2005 budget).
  366. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
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  368. Converted from £83,500,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2004 (1 GBP = 1.82050 USD).
  369. Sum of Competition Commission budget of £23 million and Office of Fair Trade budget of £55.5 million (the latter is the 2005-2006 budget)
  370. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  371. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  372. Converted from £78,500,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2005 (1 GBP = 1.76830 USD).
  373. Sum of Competition Commission budget of £20 million and Office of Fair Trade budget of £55.5 million
  374. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  375. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  376. Converted from £75,500,000 as of the currency rate on July 2, 2006 (1 GBP = 1.84880 USD).
  377. Represents only Antitrust Division budget of $131 million and does not include Federal Trade Commission budget.
  378. Global Competition Review 2003 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  379. Sum of Antitrust Division budget of $133 million and Federal Trade Commission budget of $176 million.
  380. Sum of Federal Trade Commission budget of $200 million and Antitrust Division budget of $136 million
  381. Global Competition Review 2006 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  382. Sum of Antitrust Division budget of $144,451,000 and Federal Trade Commission budget of $203,000,000
  383. Global Competition Review 2007 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  384. Represents only Antitrust Division budget of $147,819,000 and does not include Federal Trade Commission budget, which was unavailable at the time of this report.
  385. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies
  386. Enforcement agency exists, but budget could not be found.
  387. Global Competition Review 2005 Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies