Amazon files new legal challenges in dispute with India’s Future Group

FILE PHOTO: A delivery worker carries an Amazon package to deliver it to a customer at a residential apartment in Ahmedabad, India, March 17, 2021. REUTERS/Amit Dave/File Photo

Amazon.com Inc has filed fresh legal challenges in its long-running dispute with Indian retailer Future Group after the national antitrust agency suspended a 2019 deal between the two sides, leading to a halt in their arbitration, four sources told Reuters on Sunday.

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) last month suspended its approval of Amazon‘s 2019 deal with Future, denting the U.S. e-commerce giant’s attempts to block the sale of Future‘s retail assets to Indian market leader Reliance Industries.

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