It is expanding its existing U.S. assembly plant and is due to open another assembly plant in Mexico next year.
BMW's USA plant, located in Greer, South Carolina, produces the X3 and X5 models for the German firm.
The UAW would especially like to save Lordstown because it employs the most workers.
If Brown's bill were passed, those companies would pay the 21 percent tax rate if the company has fewer USA employees than they did when the tax bill was passed and the company increased the number of full-time employees at their foreign facilities.
The engines for the cars BMW builds in SC are now imported from Europe.
Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker agreed in July to hold off on any new tariffs while negotiations were underway.
GM's decision to halt production at factories in the United States and Canada has angered many politicians. Those SUVs are the only models built in that plant.
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he was "very disappointed" that General Motors was closing plants in the United States and warned that the White House was "now looking at cutting all GM subsidies", including for its electric cars program.
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President Donald Trump is threatening to impose new tariffs on imported cars again.
Asked if any plans had been finalized, a BMW spokesman confirmed for HuffPost on Thursday that it is still considering building an engine plant in the U.S. "Big Steel is opening and renovating plants all over the country", while "auto companies are pouring into the US", he said in a tweet cheering the country's strong economic growth of late.
The White House confirmed the call and used similar language, saying: "The two leaders discussed their disappointment in the announced closures of General Motors plants in their respective countries and their plans for the upcoming G20 Summit".
"We appreciate the actions this administration has taken on behalf of industry to improve the overall competitiveness of USA manufacturing", the company said. Tesla surpassed 200,000 cumulative EV sales in the USA earlier this year, and Bloomberg NEF analysts project that GM will probably exceed that mark this quarter. "So we're comfortable with where we are", Burritt said, according to a transcript.
"Instead of giving companies tax breaks to shut down American factories and lay off workers, why haven't you supported the American Cars American Jobs Act?" It said it needs to save money to develop the next generation of electric and self-driving cars.
But GM did say last month it expects to spend $1 billion more for commodities like steel and aluminum next year.
GM, now the second largest electric auto seller in the US, is on track to reach the 200,000 threshold by the end of this year, tech news site Clean Technica has reported, meaning that most of the electric cars that GM sells in 2019 and beyond won't qualify for the tax break anyway. "The move is also expected to increase the price of both imported cars and domestically produced cars, as we have seen with steel prices in 2018".