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Trump threatens Harley-Davidson over production move: "They will be taxed like never before"

By USA Today

Jun 26, 2018

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President Donald Trump on Tuesday continued his scolding of Harley-Davidson Inc. for its plans to move production of motorcycles destined for the European Union to factories in Thailand, India and Brazil.

Tuesday morning, Trump tweeted: "A Harley-Davidson should never be built in another country-never!"

The company said the impact of the new 31 percent tariffs, up from 6 percent previously, could be $100 million per year on the company, or roughly $2,200 per motorcycle.

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