(Nov. 26, 2018) — The RVIA’s October survey of manufacturers found that total RV shipments finished the month with 43,568 wholesale shipments, a decrease of 11 percent from the 48,926 units shipped last October.
(Nov. 26, 2018) — “Today’s consumer is changing, and the next generation of buyer is unlike anything we have seen to date,” said RV Industry Association President Frank Hugelmeyer.
(Nov. 22, 2018) — The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has adopted a proposal that will result in the heavy-duty (HD) engines used in motorhomes needing to have more sophisticated on-board diagnostics (OBD) systems in the future.
(Nov. 22, 2018) — In 2019, the event will be held August 12-15 at the Embassy Suites Downtown Convention Center in Denver, Colo., and in 2020, the event will be held August 10-13 at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa & Marina in San Diego, Calif.
(Nov. 22, 2018) — This rule gives RV manufacturers the critical regulatory clarity and certainty they have long sought: so long as they build to the nationally-recognized RV standards, the modern RVs they are building do not and will not fall under HUD’s jurisdiction.
(Nov. 20, 2018) — “My mission is to diligently build on the accomplishments of the past few years that have moved this association forward,” states Garry Enyart, RV Industry Association Chairman.
(Nov. 20, 2018) — “For 15 years, Matt has been an incredible asset and friend to the RV Industry Association as well as the newly formed RV Technical Institute (RVTI),” said Frank Hugelmeyer, RV Industry Association president.
(Nov. 19, 2018) — The final rule defines an RV as a vehicle or vehicular structure not certified as a manufactured home, designed only for recreational use and not as a primary residence or for permanent occupancy.
(Nov. 15, 2018) — The department set final anti-dumping duties ranging at about 50 to 60 percent on the imports to offset unfairly low prices.
(Nov. 14, 2018) –The RV Industry Association (RVIA), in coordination with the Aftermarket Committee, is putting together an Aftermarket Experience booth that will be on display at RVX.
(Nov. 9, 2018) — The primary cause for the non-acceptance of the RV Industry Association’s petition for a waiver was a report from the International Trade Commission (ITC) that claimed there was domestic production of a “like or directly competitive product.”
(Nov. 9, 2018) — The Department of Commerce has announced the final anti-dumping and countervailing duty rates in its investigation of common alloy aluminum sheet.
(Nov. 2, 2018) — Cummins Inc. has announced that Garry Enyart, director of Cummins Mobile Generator Business, has been elected chairman of the board for the RV Industry Association (RVIA).
(Nov. 2, 2018) — The RVIA, along with other associations and businesses, testified recently at the ITC final injury hearing in opposition to antidumping and countervailing duty investigation on common aluminum alloy sheet from China.
(Nov. 2, 2018) — The RV Industry Association’s trade mission to China kicked off with strong international participation with more than 70 in attendance.
(Nov. 1, 2018) — The RV Industry Association’s hands-on, comprehensive training on troubleshooting, diagnosing, repairing and replacing popular RV components will be making a comeback this March in Salt Lake City during RVX: The RV Experience.
(Nov. 1, 2018) — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has still not promulgated a final rule on the RV exemption to the manufactured housing regulations
(Nov. 1, 2018) — Pennsylvania has become the latest state to enact an RV specific franchise law, bringing the total number of states with unique laws dealing only with RVs to 20.
(Oct. 31, 2018) — RVIA has partnered with Mosaic, a market development firm that delivers consumer experiences in-store, online and in the community.
(Oct. 29, 2018) — Ball State economist Michael Hicks worries that the September slowdown in RV shipments could be a sign that the proverbial canary in the coal mine is showing signs of weakness, reported the South Bend Tribune.