The RV Industry Association reports RV wholesale shipments finished at 45,070, a 1.7% decrease from the 45,853 shipped in May 2017.
All towable RVs, led by conventional travel trailers, increased by .1% to 39,714 units for the month compared to last May’s 39,690 towable shipment total. Motorhome shipments ended the month with 5,356 shipments to retailers, down 13.1% compared to last May’s 6,163 total.
RVIA reports year-to-date wholesale shipments are currently 229,589, a 9.8% increase compared to this point last year. Towable RVs are up 10.6% to 200,718 units, while motorhome shipments are up 4.6% to 28,880 units. Park Model RV wholesale shipments are down 6.3% compared to last May. Year-to-date, Park Model RVs are down .5% compared to last year at this point.
Learn more at RVIA.org (https://www.rvia.org/system/files/media/file/RV%20May-18_Sum.pdf)
Source: RV Industry Association