RV Wholesale Shipments Experience Slight Increase
The RV Industry Association has released its September survey of manufacturers, finding that total RV shipments ended the month with 31,639 wholesale shipments, an increase of 2.2 percent from the 30,969 units shipped last September.
Towable RVs, led by conventional travel trailers, totaled 28,085 units for the month, an increase of 3.1 percent compared to last September’s total of 27,239 units.
Motorhomes finished the month with 3,554 units, down 4.7 percent compared to the September 2018 total of 3,730 units.
Through September, RV shipments have reached 309,938 units, down 18.2 percent from the 378,718 units at this point last year.
Park model RVs finished the month up 25 percent compared to last September, with 310 shipments to retailers versus the 248 sent September 2018.