Solvay wins the Michelin Supplier Awards 2018 for supplier excellence in quality, innovation and corporate social responsibility in energy saving tires to increase performances while acting for the best of the environment.  The awards underline the strong partnership between Solvay and Michelin.


Solvay stood out for its long legacy and sustained progress in manufacturing and supplying highly dispersible silica tires at the heart of its products designed to meet the demand for safe, fuel-efficient automotive components.


Solvay- selected as one of five best suppliers out of Michelin’s 40,000  worldwide- received the Award from Jean-Dominique Sénard, Michelin CEO, at the company’s headquarters in Clermont-Ferrand, France. 

Solvay is not new to the Awards, gaining for the second time, the prestigious recognition from Michelin in the business ecosystem.  

Presented for the fourth time, since Awards were founded in 2011, this year’s Michelin Supplier Awards recognized Solvay’s exemplary customer-centric model constantly meeting and anticipating the company’s high standards and the shared commitment to building a genuine partnership. 

Solvay is a leader in responding to next-generation mobility needs paving the way for a constant evolution to offer advanced materials and sustainable solutions to assist our partners’ journey in the fast-paced mobility industry.

Partnering up for top-notch innovative solutions

With a fully integrated approach overarching the entire production, Solvay constantly renews its commitment to enriching its product portfolio with the best innovation in advanced materials and sustainable solutions.  

An Nuyttens, President of Solvay’s Silica GBU said: 

Solvay’s teams are geared towards finding out and knowing what customers value, to deliver the innovations that meet their demands for safe, fuel-efficient tires and through all this, build a relationship of trust.  We are proud that Michelin recognizes our collective dedication and know-how and the contribution we’ve made to sustainable value and mobility.

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