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Nemak wins Supplier of the Year award from General Motors
Nemak is one of the ten most recognized suppliers in award’s history
Monterrey, Mexico. May 20, 2019. - 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 GM Supplier of the Year for its outstanding performance as a supplier of cylinder heads and engine blocks in 2018.
For this year’s award, GM recognized its best suppliers from 15 countries which have consistently exceeded its expectations, created outstanding value or introduced innovations to the company.
As a 15-time winner, Nemak is one of the ten most recognized suppliers over this award’s 27-year history, out of GM’s more than 20,000 suppliers worldwide.
"It is always an honor to be named Supplier of the Year. It shows our commitment to exceeding our customers’ expectations and maintaining their trust by adding value to their operations. We are proud to see that our innovative lightweighting solutions contribute towards our customers’ efforts to achieve greater sustainability in the automotive industry,” said Armando Tamez, CEO of Nemak.
The Supplier of the Year award winners were chosen by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing, and logistics executives. Winners were selected 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 and body structure applications. The company employs more than 23,000 people at 38 facilities worldwide. In 2018, it generated revenues of US$4.7 billion. For more information about Nemak, visit www.nemak.com