|Title NEXEN TIRE Received the `Outstanding Quality Performance` by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA)||Date2015-09-16|
- NEXEN TIRE proved its global competitiveness as Changnyeong and Yangsan plants were the only plants selected in the Korean tire industry for an ‘outstanding supplier’ by FCA
- The company plans to continue its endeavors in satisfying customers, global car makers, and partners by ensuring high quality products and services
Seoul, South Korea, September 16, 2015 – NEXEN TIRE, a leading global tire manufacturer, has been recognized as an outstanding supplier by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), proving itself to be the optimal choice for global car makers and customers around the world.
NEXEN TIRE received an ‘Outstanding Quality Performance’ out of FCA’s global suppliers at the ‘2014 Outstanding Supplier Quality Award’ held on September 15th, at Imperial Palace Hotel in Seoul, Korea by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA).
FCA evaluates technical skills, quality, and brand value in order to give recognition to the most outstanding suppliers each year. Last year, FCA recognized NEXEN TIRE as an “excellent supplier” in the Chemical APAC Export sector during the 2014 APAC Supplier Town Hall and Awards Ceremony held in Shanghai.
‘Outstanding Supplier Quality Award’ is an annual event that FCA presents to its most outstanding plant for manufacturing outstanding quality products among global suppliers. This year, out of 1,500 global suppliers, 5 tire plants from 4 manufacturers were selected, and NEXEN TIRE proved its global competitiveness as their Changnyeong and Yangsan plants were the only plants selected in the Korean tire industry.
“It is a great honor to be recognized by FCA again this year. These achievements are a testament to our performance-driven technology and the outstanding quality of our products,” said NEXEN TIRE. “We will continue our endeavors in satisfying our customers, global car makers, and partners by ensuring high quality products and services.”
NEXEN TIRE has been supplying original equipment tires for various FCA’s models, including the 500x, Fiat’s first crossover vehicle, the all new Chrysler 200 midsize sedan, and the Ram 3500 pickup truck. Most recently, the company signed a contract to supply original equipment tires for the Fiat Ducato, a commercial van.
The company also has been supplying its original equipment tires to various global car manufacturers since 2012, including Mitsubishi, Fiat, Volkswagen, Chrysler, Skoda, and SEAT.