SaarGummi is among the 2020 winners of the Daimler supplier award and was the only one to receive the award in the area of Mercedes Benz Cars & Vans in the category „Quality“. Assessment criteria included economic efficiency and delivery reliability, sustainable behaviour and open communication.
SaarGummi supplies the complete gasket package for the Mercedes Benz A- and B-class and says that this project is one of the greatest success stories within the SaarGummi Group. The project was developed on a global basis; in China, Europe and Mexico. Five of the total of 18 production sites on three continents were involved: in Europe the plants in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and the German production in Büschfeld, in China the plant in Yingkou and the Mexican production facility in Querétaro.
SaarGummi Group is a subsidiary of the CQLT Group, a Chinese state-owned company.