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BMW Mulls Electric Mini Production in Germany after Brexit – Handelsblatt Global according to : handelsblatt

As it stated in Handelsblatt Exclusive BMW Mulls Electric Mini Production in Germany after BrexitThe luxury automaker is considering producing the electric Mini at its plants in Regensburg and Leipzig amid concerns that Britain will follow through with its plans to exit the European single market.
BMW plans to bring the electric Mini to market in 2019.
Sources at BMW said the Munich-based automaker may produce the electric Mini at its plants in Regensburg and Leipzig.
BMW plans to open discussions with the British government in the coming weeks.
BMW may also tap the Dutch automotive company Nedcar, which already produces two Mini models for the German automaker.

BMW Mulls Electric Mini Production in Germany after Brexit – Handelsblatt Global

according to FRANKFURT — BMW may build a Mini EV in Germany instead of the UK in response to plans by Britain to leave the European Union’s single market, the Handelsblatt daily newspaper reported.
BMW said in October that Mini will launch an EV in 2019 as part of a broader push to make electric cars more mainstream.
BMW plans to start talks with the British government next week, Handelsblatt said, adding that a decision would have to be made during the second half of the year.
BMW may shift manufacturing to its German production sites in Regensburg and Leipzig, the paper said, citing company sources.
The automaker was reconsidering its plans to build the EV at its home factory in Oxford, England, due to the uncertainty about future tariffs after the UK voted to quit the EU, Automobil Produktion reported in January.

BMW May Build Electric Mini in Germany Instead of Britain: Handelsblatt

according to BMW plans to bring the electric Mini to market in 2019.
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Luxury carmaker BMW is considering moving planned production of an electric version of its Mini compact car to Germany from Britain in response to plans by London to leave the EU single market, the Handelsblatt daily newspaper reported.
BMW plans to start talks with the British government next week, Handelsblatt said, adding a decision would have to be made during the second half of the year.
BMW may shift manufacturing to its production sites in Regensburg and Leipzig, the paper said, citing company sources.
Production at Netherlands-based contract manufacturer Nedcar could also be an option, it said.

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