Texas Manufactured Home Shipments Market Analysis

November

Manufactured home shipments for November moved down from October with the Thanksgiving holiday reducing the number of plant production days. Despite the short month, single-section shipments were only down -1.8% from last month and came in above multi-section shipments for the first time since November of last year.

Total shipments were up slightly over November of last year with nine additional homes shipping.

ShipmentsSinglesMultisTotal
Total for November: 696 678 1,374
Change from October (%): -1.8% -16.2% -9.5%
Change from October (Units): -13 -131 -144
Change from November of 2018 (%): 0.9% 0.4% 0.7%
Change from November of 2018 (Units): 6 3 9

Annual Totals

The year-over-year percentage change moved up to -13.2% from the -14.5% it was at last month.

ShipmentsSinglesMultisTotal
Total for 2019 YTD: 6,813 7,531 14,344
Change from 2018 (%): -23.5% -1.2% -13.2%
Change from 2018 (Units): -2,097 -91 -2,188

View the Annual Manufacturer Shipment Report.

Charts

Single-section shipments finally beat multi-section homes in November, we’ll see if that continues through December and into the new year


August and September retail sales are still on pace to beat shipments for those months. October and November have a chance as well.