February’s survey of manufacturers conducted by RVIA found that wholesale shipments continued the strong start to 2017 with a monthly total of 39,428 units. That represents a 9.7 percent increase compared to February 2016’s total of 35,929; and an 8.6 percent gain over last month’s very strong total of 33,859.
All towable RVs led by conventional travel trailers reached a total of 33,852, a gain of 7.5 percent over last month’s total of 28,931. Motorhome shipments reached a total 5,606 units with a 17.1 percent gain compared to February 2016.
This February’s total shipments are the best for any comparable February on record, maintaining the strong RV market growth seen in 2016.