Going beyond current practice of customer-supplier cooperation, the network hence not only provides a communication forum but also allows concrete solutions to be jointly discussed, identified and operationalized and for them to be implemented into their operations. For this reason, the project is supported by DEG, the German Investment and Development Corporation, member of the state-owned KfW Banking Group, as part of its “develoPPP.de” support program.
“Closer networking and a more intensive exchange of experiences between our suppliers in Mexico are aimed at improving the environmental performance of all project partners, including Continental itself. In the end, it is primarily about making a joint contribution to sustainable development.”
Jim Egner, Environmental Manager for NAFTA