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Nemak receives Supplier of the Year and Overdrive Awards from General Motors
Monterrey, Mexico. June 24, 2021. - Nemak, S.A.B. de C.V. ("Nemak" or "the Company") (BMV: NEMAK), a leading provider of innovative lightweighting solutions for the global automotive industry, was named a GM Supplier of the Year winner in General Motors’ 29th annual Supplier of the Year awards, and also was one of only 26 companies to be selected as an Overdrive winner in 2020.
“We are honored to receive these awards; they are a demonstration of our commitment to seek continuous improvement in our operations while exceeding our customers’ expectations in developing together and manufacturing innovative lightweighting solutions that support their commercial strategies,” commented Armando Tamez, Nemak´s CEO.
This is the 17th time Nemak receives the Supplier of the Year award being one of the most recognized suppliers in the award’s history. The award is granted to global suppliers that distinguish themselves by exceeding GM’s requirements.
The Overdrive Award is a distinction reserved for suppliers who display outstanding achievement within GM’s Global Purchasing and Supply Chain organization’s key focus areas. In particular, Nemak was recognized for demonstrating “focused initiatives and cuttingedge culture” in the “Safety” area.
The winners of the Supplier of the Year award were selected by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics leaders. Winners were chosen based on performance criteria in Product Purchasing, Global Purchasing and Manufacturing Services, Customer Care and Aftersales, and Logistics.
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, e-mobility, and structural applications. In 2020, it generated revenue of US$3.2 billion. For more information about Nemak, visit https://www.nemak.com/