The company TPV Prikolice, established in 2002 by TPV d.o.o. from Novo mesto and Böckmann Fahrzeugwerke GmbH from Germany, is one of the leading manufacturers of car trailers in this part of Europe. In terms of quantity of trailers sold, it is the biggest in Slovenia and one of three biggest in this part of Europe. Having the headquarters in Ptuj and employing more than 80 people, they produce over 25.000 trailers per year and sell them to all EU countries and markets of the former Yougoslavia.
The solemn ceromony was held at the headquarters of the company TPV, where the cooperation agreement was first concluded in 2002, and gathered representatives of the German partner Böckmann Fahrzeugwerke GmbH, which is the leading company for production of more professional trailers, especially horse trailers where they have been breaking ground for 60 years and setting new global trends.
The guests were addressed by Mr. Vladimir Gregor Bahč, the procurator of TPV Group d.o.o. and Mr. Klaus Böckmann, director of the partner company Böckmann, who as signatories of the agreement recalled memories on establishing the joint venture company and first years of its operations.
Mr. Marko Gorjup, Director – President of Management TPV d.o.o., stressed the importance of TPV Prikolice within the TPV Group and pointed out the record performances achieved in 2017.
TPV Prikolice is an important Slovenian exporter and a development-focused company. They manufacture boat trailers, motorcycle trailers and car transporters, light trailers and special trailers made to measure. They manufacture more than 80 types of trailers which may be converted into various versions and options. At top season, over 250 trailers are produced a day. They are also an innovative company which is confirmed by rewards conferred for innovation and numerous new products. This year, they are launching several new models, among which will be a completely new type, a camping trailer. As the first responses are good, we believe this will be a new milestone and another success story.