RV Daily Report
Greg Gerber, Editor
— Wholesale shipments of all RVs advanced 16.4 percent over the March total one year ago, rising to 33,678 units, the RV Industry Association announced today.
The March total was 9.3 percent more than one month earlier and the best March shipments since 2007, said Bill Baker, RVIA senior director of communications. March towable RVs were reported at 29,558 units, up 14.4 percent over March one year ago while motorhomes grew 33.5 percent to 4,120 units.
“Year-to-date, first quarter RV shipments tracked by RVIA have now climbed to 89,971 units, 13.3 percent ahead of this same period last year,” said Baker. “This was the best start for RV shipments since 2007 with all towables reported at 78,846 units and ahead of last year by 11.2 percent. All motorhome shipments did even better gaining 30.9 percent over first quarter last year in rising to 11,125 units.”
Here is the complete shipment report for March: