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Grizzly’s Canceled Delivery Is a Warning of Brexit Trouble Ahead

  • Fears of border chaos playing havoc with firms’ supply chains
  • Ports are already facing major congestion due to stockpiling

Photographer: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

Grizzly’s Custom Bikes services and upgrades Harley-Davidson motorcycles, importing aftermarket seats, exhaust systems and other parts from Germany.

This week, the owner of the Folkestone, England-based firm received a two-line email with bad news: his German supplier is stopping all shipments to the U.K. indefinitely because of Brexit.