KONECRANES PLC STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE March 18, 2020 at 2.00 pm EET
Konecranes cancels its Annual General Meeting scheduled for March 26, 2020
Konecranes’ first priority is always the health and safety of people – its employees, customers and shareholders. Due to the Coronavirus situation and the announcement of measures by the Finnish Government on March 16 to counter the virus by limiting public gatherings in Finland to a maximum of ten persons, Konecranes’ Board of Directors has decided to cancel the Annual General Meeting scheduled for March 26, 2020.
Konecranes will convene the 2020 Annual General Meeting at a later stage.
Vice President, Investor Relations
Eero Tuulos, Vice President, Investor Relations, Konecranes Plc,
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Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers, including manufacturing and process industries, shipyards, ports and terminals. Konecranes provides productivity enhancing lifting solutions as well as services for lifting equipment of all makes. In 2019, Group sales totaled EUR 3.33 billion. Including MHE-Demag, the Group has around 18,000 employees in 50 countries. Konecranes shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki (symbol: KCR).