News Release - Thirteen Magna Divisions Receive 2013 Quality Award from General Motors

AURORA, Ontario, October 30, 2013 – Magna International Inc. announced that 13 of its manufacturing divisions across four countries have received the Supplier Quality Excellence Award from General Motors for demonstrating some of the highest levels of quality performance over the past 12 months. 

This is the second year GM is honoring suppliers who are making noteworthy contributions to GM’s goal of providing the best overall customer experience in the automotive industry. 

“Magna helped play a critical role in GM’s success in 2013 through their dedication and commitment to consistently exceed our expectations by being innovative, delivering high quality products and services on time and by creating outstanding value,” said Grace Lieblein, GM vice president, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. 

GM’s Supplier Quality Excellence Award is focused on improving collaboration with suppliers. Winning suppliers met more than 12 quality criteria during the 12 months ending June 30.

Magna divisions receiving the GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award include:

• Estampados – Ramos Arizpe, Coahuila, Mexico
• Karmax Heavy Stamping – Milton, Ontario, Canada
• Magna Electronics Zhangjiagang – Zhangjiagang, China
• Maple Stamping – Concord, Ontario, Canada
• MEI Altbach – Altbach, Germany
• MEI Idar-Oberstein – Idar-Oberstein, Germany
• Montezuma Manufacturing – Montezuma, Iowa, U.S.A.
• MPT Lansing – Lansing, Michigan, U.S.A.
• MPT Muncie – Muncie, Indiana, U.S.A.
• MSM South – Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada
• Pullmatic Manufacturing – Unionville, Ontario, Canada
• Venest Industries – St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
• Victor Manufacturing – Victor, Iowa, U.S.A.

About GM
General Motors Co. (NYSE:GM, TSX: GMM) and its partners produce vehicles in 30 countries, and the company has leadership positions in the world's largest and fastest-growing automotive markets.  GM, its subsidiaries and joint venture entities sell vehicles under the Chevrolet, Cadillac, Baojun, Buick, GMC, Holden, Isuzu, Jiefang, Opel, Vauxhall and Wuling brands. More information on the company and its subsidiaries, including OnStar, a global leader in vehicle safety, security and information services, can be found at http://www.gm.com

About Magna International 
We are a leading global automotive supplier with 314 manufacturing operations and 89 product development, engineering and sales centres in 29 countries. Our 123,000 employees are focused on delivering superior value to our customers through innovative processes and World Class Manufacturing. Our product capabilities include producing body, chassis, interior, exterior, seating, powertrain, electronic, vision, closure and roof systems and modules, as well as complete vehicle engineering and contract manufacturing. Our common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (MG) and the New York Stock Exchange (MGA). For further information about Magna, visit our website at www.magna.com.

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