Brickworks (ASX:BKW) to close five plants in Pennsylvania

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by Rachael Jones

Brickworks (ASX:BKW) is to close five of their 12 plants currently in operation in Pennsylvania after the Governor ordered all non-life-sustaining businesses to close.

This includes their plants at Harmer, Bigler, Hanley, York and Mid Atlantic will close.

Their remaining 7 plants will remain in operation.

Brickworks has four divisions - Building Products Australia, Building Products North America, Property, and Investments.

Shares in Brickworks (ASX:BKW) are trading 5.86 per cent lower at $14.95.

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.