With 25 years of successful business partnership under their belt, SKODA and Volkswagen have been enjoying the combined prosperity of a diverse product catalogue, rocketing sales figures and bright potential with regard to technical development and increased production.
Since SKODA signed a contract to join the Volkswagen Group on the 28th of March 1991, the brand has been boosted from a promising regional operation to an internationally-acclaimed manufacturer.
With over a million vehicles a year rolling off SKODA’s production line, the brand’s continued success can be measured across 100 global markets, alongside constant innovation of the automotive sector; their latest advancement to be an all-new SUV.
To this day, SKODA is also credited as a strong player in the Czech economy, creating thousands of jobs and investing heavily in staff development; currently, SKODA are responsible for 900 full-time apprentices over 14 vocational courses.
Under Volkswagen’s wing, SKODA are also experiencing record-braking sales within the division, including a 6.2% rise in revenue to 12.5 billion Euros in 2015. Early figures also suggest that 2016 will be a stand-out year for the brand.
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