- RV Business - http://www.rvbusiness.com -

Year-Over-Year May Shipments Jump 13.1%

Posted By RVBusiness On June 28, 2011 @ 11:50 am In Breaking News,News In Focus,RVIA Wholesale Shipments | No Comments

The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) reported that wholesale shipments to retailers of all RVs were reported at 27,600 units May, up 12.2% over last month and up 13.1% over this same month last year.

Towable RVs provided the improvements while motorhomes held even with year-ago totals. Seasonally adjusted, May’s total represented an annualized rate of nearly 285,000 units, a 17% increase over last month and the highest rate so far this year.

Through May, total RV shipments for 2011 reached 117,300 units, up 7.7% compared to this same period last year.

See chart below for May totals in each category.

May2011Shipments

[Slashdot] [Digg] [Reddit] [del.icio.us] [Facebook] [Technorati] [Google] [StumbleUpon]

Article printed from RV Business: http://www.rvbusiness.com

URL to article: http://www.rvbusiness.com/2011/06/year-over-year-may-shipments-rise-12-2/

Copyright © 2009 RV Business. All rights reserved.