LAS VEGAS — French cockpit and seating supplier Faurecia is prepared to begin re-sourcing content around the world this year as it attempts to reduce its global carbon footprint, its CEO said here during CES.
The supplier, with worldwide sales of more than $20 billion in 2018, has a plan to begin "buying green" — changing Tier 2 and Tier 3 vendors and service providers if it results in reduced carbon emissions.
"We start immediately," Patrick Koller told Automotive News last week after discussing the company's strategic plans at a press conference. "The first thing will be our transportation companies. We need to know what level of CO2 are they producing.