(1) The Minister may give the Commission a written direction:
(a) to monitor prices, costs and profits relating to the supply of goods or services by persons in a specified industry; and
(b) to give the Minister a report on the monitoring at a specified time or at specified intervals within a specified period.
(2) The Commission must, in preparing such a report, have regard to the need for commercial confidentiality.
(3) The Commission must make copies of the report available for public inspection as soon as practicable after it gives the Minister the report.