General Motors names BASF Supplier of the Year 2010
April 7, 2011
BASF has been named General Motors’ Supplier of the Year for 2010. The Supplier of the Year Award recognizes BASF for consistently performing above expectations as a global supplier of OEM coatings to General Motors. The award has been given to BASF seven times in the last nine years, recognizing the coatings supplier for excellence in the areas of quality, service, technology and price.
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