Caterpillar closes second plant in six days

|About: Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)|By:, SA News Editor

Caterpillar (CAT +0.2%) will close its Beckley, West Virginia mining equipment plant.

This marks the second closure in just six days.

Last week, the company said it would close a mining equipment plant in Kilgore, Texas, a move which affected some 100 workers.

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