RV wholesale shipments to retailers in November 2012 were reported at 20,561 units, up 25.2% from this same month last year, the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) reported.
On a seasonally adjusted basis, November’s total represented an annual rate of more than 360,000 units, an increase of nearly 10% over the previous month and ahead of November last year by 26.1%.
In November, towable RVs were up 21.4% over this same month one year ago while all motorhome totals were ahead of last year by 66.9%. Year-to-date, all RV shipments to retailers have now reached 266,789 units for the year, up 13.3% over this same period in 2011.
The graphic version of the RVIA report follows: