RV shipments slip again

Kachadourian, Gail
October 2001
Automotive News;10/8/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5952, p26
Trade Publication
Reports on the shipment of motor homes and conversion vehicles in the United States as of August 2001. Percentage decline of Class C motor homes; Assessment on shipment on first eight months of year 2001; Statistic on shipment of conversion vehicles.


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