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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. News Release

March 3, 2020 GMT

OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 3, 2020--

There have been recent stories in the Brazilian press that Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is a shareholder of IRB Brasil Re (“IRB”). Those stories are incorrect. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is not currently a shareholder of IRB, it has never been a shareholder of IRB and it has no intention of becoming a shareholder of IRB.

Berkshire Hathaway and its subsidiaries engage in diverse business activities including insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, freight rail transportation, manufacturing, retailing and services. Common stock of the company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, trading symbols BRK.A and BRK.B.

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CONTACT: Marc D. Hamburg

402-346-1400

KEYWORD: NEBRASKA UNITED STATES SOUTH AMERICA NORTH AMERICA BRAZIL

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: RETAIL INSURANCE UTILITIES MANUFACTURING FINANCE RAIL ENERGY COMMERCIAL BUILDING & REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY TRANSPORT OTHER MANUFACTURING FOOD/BEVERAGE FASHION

SOURCE: Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

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