RVIA: Shipments Rise 11.9% in May, 13% YTD
Deliveries to retailers of all RVs were reported at 32,539 units in May, representing an 11.9% increase over the same month last year. Towable RVs provided the largest units gains while motorhomes rose by a larger percentage increase in May. Seasonally adjusted, the May total represented an annualized rate of more than 322,000 units, a 3% increase over last month.
Through the first five months this year, total RV shipments have now reached 144,015 units, up 13% compared to this same period last year. All vehicle types have enjoyed shipment growth this year with the exception of folding camping trailers, which were only slightly behind.