Definition - What does Abbrochment mean?
Abbrochment refers to buying and controlling all the goods in a market. The aim behind such a purchase is to control the retail sales of those goods. Abbrochment is one of many ways to create and maintain a monopoly in the market by making it tough for other players to enter the market.
Justipedia explains Abbrochment
Another aim of abbrochment is to sell purchased goods for higher prices without the fear of any competition. For example, a buyer may purchase all of the stock of a single type of product in order to have absolute control of the retail price.