Adient has recognised 51 of its component manufacturers for their performance during the company's annual Supplier Performance Awards ceremony held in Detroit.

"We congratulate all of our suppliers for their commitment to achieving operational excellence in everything they do," said Adient global procurement and supply chain, Kelly Bysouth.

"Through their dedication, focus and hard work, these partners continue to help us meet the rigorous demands of our global customers."

Adient debuted as an independent, publicly-traded company after its separation from Johnson Controls last month.

Adient hailed its suppliers from around the world for performance in quality, cost, logistics, development, technology and service. The awards are presented in four levels of accomplishment; platinum, gold, silver and bronze.

The Platinum 2016 Supplier Performance Award recipients were:

         . SSAB EMEA – Sweden

         . Omega Technology Plastic – Germany

         Gold:

        . Üçler Kelepçe ve Yedek Parça Sanayi ve Ticaret Sti – Turkey

       . Paul Craemer GmbH – Germany

       . Tefas Kimyasal ve Seramik Kaplama Sanayi ve Ticaret – Turkey

       .SANJO Fineblanking Barcelona – Spain

        .EDS Manufacturing -Nogales – Arizona

        .  Kenwal Steel Corporation – Michigan     .

        . BILSTEIN GmbH & Co – Germany     

         . ASMO Manufacturing – Battle Creek, Michigan   

        . AE PLASZTIK – Hungary-  

        .  Giebeler – Germany

        .Kongsberg Automotive – Michigan

        . HIGA – Slovakia

        Silver:

         . DOGA -Spain

         . Fujikura Automotive America – Japan 

         .  SINFLEX – Indústria de Molas Técnicas – Portugal     

        .  Grand Rapids Controls Company – Michigan

        .  Leggett & Platt Automotive Group – Canada

        .   Ficosa – Portugal

        .  Robert Bosch – Germany

        . Multitech Industries – Illinois

        . Beach Mold and Tool – New Albany, Indiana   

        .  BASF – Germany

        . Ptx Textiles –  North Carolina

        . American & Efrid –  North Carolina

          Bronze: 

        . Günter Jasper & Co – Germany

        . Oehmetic  – Germany 

         . Industrias – Spain

       . Industrias Garita – Spain     

        . Alta Yedek Parça ve Kalip Sanayi ve Ticaret – Turkey   

        . Zaklady Metalowe POSTEP – Poland

       . Leoni Wiring Systems – Germany   

        .  Halung & Co – Germany     

       . Alex Products –  Ohio

       . Fietz Thermoplast – Germany   

       . IZO – Poland

       . Petoskey Plastics – Michigan 

      . Coats – United Kingdom   

      . Global Enterprises – Michigan

       . Covestro – Germany   

       . Gentherm – Michigan   

       . I.G. Bauerhin – Canada

       . COBA Automotive – Slovakia

       . Unique Fabricating – Michigan

        . CNI – Michigan

        . Dow Chemical- Michigan

        . Kostel – Croatia

 Adient also presented Leadership Awards to the following suppliers:

. Continuous Improvement – Beach Mold & Tool

. Innovation – Air Products

. Global Growth – Boltun Corporation and Teknia Group

. Customer Satisfaction – Fujikura Automotive America and Fietz Thermoplast

. Quality Leadership – Gunter Jasper & Co

. Supplier Diversity & Excellence – CNI

Adient has 75,000 employees operating 230 manufacturing and assembly plants in 33 countries worldwide, producing and delivering automotive seating for all vehicle classes and all major OEMs.