by Silver Doctors
A police officer at the U.S. Mint at West Point, New York, has tested positive for Covid-19 and now the mint has temporarily shut down.
In an email forwarded to us today, we can confirm that the mint is temporarily being shut down.
[…] Not only is no bullion being produced, but authorized purchasers are not able to get their “allocation” of West Point gold and silver bullion.
This is coming on the heels of the U.S. Mint’s closing stores and tours in various locations, and during the time when we’re halfway though a twoweek Royal Canadian Mint shutdown. …