(June 25, 2019) — The RV Industry Association’s May survey of manufacturers found that total RV shipments ended the month with 39,724 wholesale shipments, a decrease of 14.2% from the 46,322 units shipped last May.
Towable RVs, led by conventional travel trailers, totaled 34,838 units for the month, a decrease of 15% compared to last May’s total of 40,966 units. Motorhomes finished the month with 4,886 units, down 8.8% compared to the May 2018 total of 5,356 units.
Through May, RV shipments have reached 179,943 units, down 22.1% from the 230,850 units at this point last year.
Park Model RVs finished the month up 15.5% compared to last May with 410 shipments to retailers.