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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 11, 2000
Superior Industries International Inc. said that it has won orders for aluminum road wheels from DaimlerChrysler Corp. The terms were not disclosed. Van Nuys-based Superior supplies aluminum wheels and other aluminum components to Ford, General Motors, DaimlerChrysler, BMW, Volkswagen, Audi, Rover, Toyota, Mazda, Nissan and Isuzu.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 16, 1999
Superior Industries, Van Nuys, said it has selected a site for a new aluminum wheel manufacturing facility near its existing plant in Chihuahua, Mexico. The plant is expected to open next year and cost $50 million. Superior supplies aluminum wheels and other aluminum parts to major automotive manufacturers.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 7, 1999
Superior Industries, Van Nuys, has purchased a 142,000-square-foot building and 69 acres of land in Heber Springs, Ark., for an undisclosed sum, to house some of the company's manufacturing operations. Superior manufactures aluminum wheels and other aluminum automobile components for major auto makers including Ford, General Motors, BMW and Toyota.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 20, 1999
Superior Industries International Inc., Van Nuys, reported net income of $19.2 million for the second quarter ending June 30, an increase of 56% over its $12.3 million for the like quarter of 1998. Revenues rose 12% to $155 million. Superior supplies aluminum wheels and other aluminum components to auto makers.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 22, 1999
Superior Industries International Inc., Van Nuys, announced that it has won multiyear contracts worth more than $250 million annually for its aluminum wheels and automotive components from several major auto manufacturers. The contracts include reorders for 2000 model year vehicles from Mercury, Chevrolet, General Motors and BMW as well as new business from unnamed global auto manufacturers.
BUSINESS
April 28, 1998
Superior Industries International Inc. said that it has been awarded an exclusive contract to supply aluminum wheels as standard equipment for General Motors' Cadillac De Ville. Under this contract, Superior will begin shipments this month from its Fayetteville, Ark., plant to Cadillac's assembly plant in Hamtramck, Mich. Superior did not reveal the dollar value of the contract, but said it "represents substantial incremental business" for the company.
BUSINESS
October 28, 1997
Superior Industries International Inc. has opened an auto parts manufacturing plant near Budapest, Hungary. The plant is a joint venture between Superior and Otto Fuchs MetallWerke, a German manufacturing concern. The plant will manufacture aluminum car wheels for the European market. Superior, which is based in Van Nuys, is a major supplier of aluminum car wheels to the Big Three auto makers, as well as to European and Japanese car companies.
BUSINESS
September 5, 1997 | Bloomberg News
Superior Industries International Inc. said it received a $50-million contract to supply Nissan Motor Co. with two new kinds of aluminum wheels for cars and trucks. The company will supply the wheels from 1998 to 2004. The new contract is Superior's fourth with Nissan. The wheels will be made in Superior's Van Nuys plant and will be exported to Nissan in Japan.
BUSINESS
July 1, 1997
Superior Industries International Inc. said it received a multimillion-dollar order to supply aluminum wheels for Ford's Expedition sport-utility vehicle. The deal is to supply wheels for the 1998 model year, with shipments beginning late this month. In May, Superior got a contract from Ford to supply aluminum wheels for its new 1998 Lincoln sport-utility vehicle.
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