Go RVing—the RVIA’s marketing arm—is launching a new multi-million dollar “Kick-Off to Camping Season” advertising and PR campaign that will run February through mid-July, encouraging people to camp in the great outdoors.
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Wholesale shipments of RVs spiked 25.3% year-over-year in the first month of 2018, according to the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association. Towable RVs rose 26.6%, but the sub-category of folding camping trailers (pop-ups) saw a 5.9% drop. Motorhomes saw an 18.1% increase overall, with class B (van-style) dropping 7.4%. That number is...
“The RV industry hasn’t peaked, and we fully expect that shipments above half-a-million units shipped will become the new normal in years to come.”