WestRock closing Kimball facility, moving to Chattanooga, 60 jobs affected
WestRock announced last week that it plans to close its facility in Marion County, leaving 60 people without a job.
WestRock confirms it will close its Kimball paper factory.
A company spokesman says they are moving production to a Chattanooga facility.
Some of the affected employees will have an opportunity to work in the new facility.
WestRock says it hopes the consolidation is complete by the end of May.
WestRock is a pulp and paper product company based in Atlanta.