RVIA: June RV Shipments Top '11 Rate by 3.2%
Shipments to retailers of all RV products were reported at 27,534 units in the June survey of manufacturers, a decline of 5.3 percent compared to last month but an increase of 3.2 percent over this same month last year, RVBUSINESS.com announced, based on the latest shipments report from the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA).
Towable RVs improved 3.7 percent on shipments of 25,208 units while motorhome shipments were off 1.4 percent on 2,326 units shipped to dealers in June. Seasonally adjusted, June’s total represented an annualized rate of 270,000 units.
Year to date, shipments of all RVs were reported at 154,988 units and were ahead of the halfway point last year by almost 11,000 units. Through June, towable RVs led the way, increasing 8.6 percent over this same period a year ago on shipments of 140,412 units while motorhomes were off 1.2 percent on shipments of 14,576 units.
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