Suppliers threatened by strong pound in U.K. LONDON — Suppliers in the U.K. may lose BMW AG business if the British pound continues its strong showing. The automaker says it could see 25% of its Rover subsidiary's local content being sourced outside the U.K. if the pound continues to be worth DM3 (US$1.59). Rover buys 83% or £2.4 billion (US$3.8 billion) of its components from U.K. suppliers. The automaker tells its British suppliers they must get lean and mean if they want to continue ...

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