São Paulo, 4 March 2016 – ArcelorMittal has been recognised by car manufacturer Hyundai Motor Brazil with a 2015 Supplier of the Year award in the “general purchasing” category.
ArcelorMittal was commended for its sustained performance as a top supplier throughout 2015.
The awards ceremony took place on 3 March in Piracicaba, in the state of São Paulo. Osmer Fiorese, automotive sales manager, and Pedro Raizer Cruz, Hyundai account manager, accepted the award on behalf of the company.
“Our combined efforts helped us achieve the fifth position in the 2015 car manufacturer ranking and consolidate the position of our HB20 model as the second most sold vehicle in Brazil”, William Lee, chairman of Hyundai Motor Brazil, told suppliers during the ceremony.
He added: “None of this would have been possible without your support and dedication”.
Hyundai Motor Brazil’s supplier of the year awards celebrate smart measures implemented by suppliers to help the car manufacturer reduce costs, gain efficiency and improve the quality of its products.
Awards this year were again handed out in five categories: quality, innovation in costs, nationalisation, general purchasing and customs services.
“None of this would have been possible without your support and dedication.”
William Lee, chairman of Hyundai Motor Brazil