RVIA: Shipments Up 6% for February
RV wholesale shipments to retailers continued to rise in February this year, growing 7% above last month and were 6% ahead of this same month last year on shipments of 26,120 units, the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) reported.
This was the best February total since 2008 with nearly all vehicle categories participating in the improvement. February’s shipments pushed the year to date total to 50,499 units, a 16.6% gain over the first two months last year.
On a seasonally adjusted basis, February shipments were at an annual rate of more than 300,000 units. Year-to-date, the seasonal rate represented more than 320,000 units annualized.