SSI: Canadian Motorhome Sales up 11.5% in ’13
Year-over-year Canadian motorhome sales fell 22% in December while registrations grew 11.5% for the full year, according to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. (SSI).
Forest River Inc. was the Canadian motorhome sales leader for 2013, capturing a 36.5% market share, followed by Thor Industries Inc. (21.8%) and Winnebago Industries Inc. (13%.1).
SSI reported that Class A registrations were up 7.7% in December from a year ago and 2.8% for the 12 months while the Class C segment showed a 54.2% drop – a result of low volume for the past two months – but remained up 20.2% for the year.
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