SSI: Motorized Sales Falls 2.7% in 2018 (2/11/2019)
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Overall retail sales in the motorized segment dipped 2.7% for 2018, according to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. (SSI).
Thor Industries Inc. was the motorized sales leader for the 12 months with a 42.5% market share, ahead of Forest River Inc. (22.5%) and Winnebago Industries Inc. (13.5%).
Class A motorhome sales were down 6% through December as Thor led the segment with a 34.5% market share. Forest River held the No. 2 spot with 15.6% of the market followed by Tiffin Motorhomes Inc. (14.3%), REV Recreation Group (13.2%) and Winnebago (12.5%).
Class C sales showed no gain for the 12 months with Thor owning a 48.4% market share to lead the category. Forest River (27.6%) was No. 2 followed by Winnebago (14.2%).
To subscribe to this or other SSI reports, contact Scott Stropkai, national RV sales manager, at (616) 281-9898 ext. 128, or (616) 901-8335 (cell).
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