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Duty relief proposed for Harley motorcycles ahead of Trump visit


The bikes are a sore point with US. Trump has frequently cited duties on Harleys in his India tirades.

The bikes are a sore point with US. President Donald Trump.

NEW DELHI: In a move that will benefit Harley-Davidson, India has proposed a new tariff classification for motorcycles with cylinder capacity exceeding 1,600 cc, imports of which will be taxed in single digits. The plan is part of ongoing trade talks with the US.

India had previously reduced the duty on completely built units (CBUs) of motorcycles of all engine capacities to 50% from 100%.

The bikes are a ...


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