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By Kreuzberger
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We really don't need another Brexit thread or do we?

How much longer?
Britain’s biggest carmaker, Jaguar Land Rover, warned that a hard Brexit would cost £1.2bn a year in trade tariffs and make it unprofitable to remain in the UK.
https://www.ft.com/content/d077afaa-7f8 ... daf11b720d
 
By youngian
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Someone was making an interesting point that car companies are really financial services companies. The higher margins are made on the monthly finance deals (which fuels sales) and other services not the actual cars (this has been true of PC manufacturers for decades). Its bloody expensive to move production but Brexit's doing its best tip that balance. As for moving the services business HQs out of the UK that's mainly paperwork.

They're not pissing about
The company has already spent £10m on Brexit contingency plans
Jeremy Corbyn.

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