Adding to a story MHProNews posted August 2, 2013 about June’s production of manufactured homes increasing 5.1 percent year-over-year, and production for the year having risen the same percent over last year, the Manufactured Housing Institute (MHI) reports production of single and multi-section homes both increased. Additionally, total floors shipped in June, 2013 hit 8,299, 4.7 percent over June 2012. The seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of shipments dropped 9.8 percent from May 2013 to June 2013. Plants reporting production in June remained at 122, and the number of active corporations held steady at 46, same as May.
(Photo credit: Champion Homes)