Sanmina achieves the IATF 16949:2016 certification at Chennai facility
Sanmina announced that it has achieved the IATF 16949:2016 certification at its manufacturing facility in Chennai, India. The certification combined with the facility's Domestic Tariff Area status in a Hi-Tech Special Economic Zone, enables Sanmina to manufacture and deliver automotive products for both domestic and export markets, without additional customs duty. India is the fourth-largest automotive market and is growing in recognition worldwide as a key automotive component provider that meets stringent global standards for automotive manufacturing. The IATF 16949:2016 certification ensures that automotive manufacturers have a Quality Management System in place that provides for continuous improvement, emphasizing defect prevention and reduction of waste in the supply chain.