“We design clever expansion in North America and are committed to an equally desirous buying strategy,” pronounced Martens. “With a really high localization rate, top-class gift of a internal suppliers is also intensely important.” Local calm is approaching to be 65 percent when prolongation of a Audi Q5 begins, and will after boost to 90 percent. Supplier preference is now underway.
Two-thirds of a some-more than 200 requests for proposal for tools such as windscreens, tires and cockpit wiring have already been completed. Premium peculiarity and smoothness trustworthiness are a primary preference criteria. “That relates worldwide, regardless of a prolongation location,” says Martens.
Seven of a some-more than 100 suppliers from a NAFTA segment will pierce into a retailer park, that in a initial proviso of growth will occupy 24,000 block meters (258,333.85 sq ft). Klaus-Peter Körner, Head of Production Audi México: “Efficient logistics are essential in method to build a Audi Q5 according a particular wishes of a customers. The parsimonious formation of a suppliers into a plant enables quick and fit processes.”
Roughly 1,000 people will be employed during a JIS Supplier Park in San José Chiapa, from that they will supply a Audi plant with components only in sequence. The high localization rate will emanate a sum of 20,000 jobs in a region.
The folder of a JIS Supplier Park is accessible during Audi MediaServices.
Photos of a eventuality can be downloaded on Thursday, May 15, as of 10 a. m.
Fuel expenditure of a indication named above:
Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 8.5 – 4.9;
Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 199 – 129