Florham Park, New Jersey -- General Motors has named BASF Coatings as its Supplier of the Year for 2009. The award recognises BASF for "consistently performing above expectations as a global paint supplier to General Motors," a 30 March BASF statement said.
BASF has won the award 6 times in the past 8 years.
"It is truly an honour to be recognised as a global supplie, exemplifying the level of performance that General Motors expects from its supplier partners in this very challenging and competitive environment," said Juan Carlos Ordonez, group vice president of BASF Coatings North America, in a company statement.
BASF accepted the award during General Motors' annual Supplier of the Year business meeting and recognition ceremony on 11 March at the GM Design Dome in Warren, Michigan. (RD)
PIC: Juan Carlos Ordonez receiving the GM Supplier of the Year award.