RV Shipments Off 1.5% in June; Up 5.9% for 2011
Wholesale shipments to retailers of all RVs were reported at 26,700 units in the June survey of manufacturers, off 3% from last month and behind this same month last year by 1.5%, the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) has reported.
RV wholesale shipments have gained 5.9% to 144,000 units in the first half of 2011, up from 136,000 units in the same period last year. Towables reported the greatest number of units shipped with motorhomes improving by the largest percentage gain through 2011.
Seasonally adjusted, June’s annualized total was nearly 268,000 units, the second best all year.
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