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One of ten most recognized suppliers in award's 26-year history
Monterrey, Mexico. April 23, 2018. - Nemak, S.A.B. de C.V. ("Nemak") (BMV: NEMAK), a leading provider of innovative lightweighting solutions for the global automotive industry, today announced that it has been named a winner of the GM Supplier of the Year Award for its outstanding performance as a supplier of cylinder heads and engine blocks in 2017.
"This award is a great honor, demonstrating that we are exceeding our customers' expectations and adding value to their operations. We are proud to be recognized for our innovative lightweighting solutions, which underscore our contributions to sustainable mobility," said Armando Tamez, CEO of Nemak, at the awards ceremony held Friday, April 20, in Orlando, Florida, USA.
As a 14-time winner, Nemak is one of the ten most recognized suppliers over this award's 26-year history, out of GM's more than 20,000 suppliers worldwide. Additionally, Nemak was the only Mexico-based supplier among this year's recipients.
The GM Supplier of the Year Award honors performance in product purchasing, indirect purchasing, logistics, customer service, and aftersales. The winners are selected by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, and logistics executives.
Nemak is a leading provider of innovative lightweighting solutions for the global automotive industry, specializing in the development and manufacturing of aluminum components for powertrain and body structure applications. The company employs more than 22,000 people at 38 facilities worldwide. In 2017, it generated revenues of US$4.5 billion. For more information about Nemak, visit www.nemak.com.