Supplier Award GM's Supplier of the Year Award for Nemak
This year, General Motors honors its suppliers with the Supplier of the Year Award. Among them was Nemak as one of the leading providers of innovative lightweighting solutions for the global automotive industry, which has already been honored for the 15th time.
General Motors recognized 133 of its best suppliers from around the world as Supplier of the Year at the 27th Annual Supplier of the Year Awards held in Warren, Michigan. More than half of the suppliers are repeat winners of 2018. Automotive suppliers from 15 countries received GM's coveted Supplier of the Year award for exceeding GM's requirements, providing customers with the most innovative technologies and delivering high-quality vehicles.
Nemak was also named GM Supplier of the Year in 2018 for its outstanding performance as a supplier of cylinder heads and engine blocks. At last year's Supplier of the Year Award ceremony, Nemak was the only Mexico-based supplier to receive the award.
A 15-time winner, Nemak is one of the ten most recognized suppliers in the 27-year history of this award, among GM's more than 20,000 suppliers worldwide.
"It is always an honor to be named Supplier of the Year. It demonstrates our commitment to exceeding our customers' expectations and maintaining their trust by adding value to their operations. We are proud that our innovative lightweight solutions contribute to our customers' efforts to make the automotive industry more sustainable," said Armando Tamez, CEO of Nemak.
The Supplier of the Year Awards winners were selected by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics managers. The winners were selected based on performance criteria in Product Purchasing, Global Purchasing and Manufacturing Services, Customer Care and Service, and Logistics.