SSI: Canadian Coach Sales Rise 11.3% in June
Year-over-year Canadian motorhome sales increased 11.3% in June while registrations rose 8.3% for the first six months, according to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc.
Forest River Inc. was the Canadian motorhome sales leader year-to-date, capturing a 27.9% market share, followed by Thor Industries Inc. (23.2%) and Winnebago Industries Inc. (12.5%).
Class A registrations rose 9.3% in June from a year ago, but were down 3.1% year-to-date. Thor was No. 1 in the category for the six months with a 23.2% market share, ahead of Fleetwood RV Inc. (15.4%). Forest River and Winnebago tied for No. 3, garnering a 13.8% share.
In the Class C segment, June sales surged 37.2% from a year ago and 17.4% for the six months. Forest River held the top spot year-to-date with a 37.2% market share followed by Thor (23.3%) and Forest River’s Coachmen RV division (12.7%).
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