Monthly Registrations

This overview shows the new registrations of motor caravans and caravans in Germany.

Supply chains continue to falter: New registrations at prior-year level

A lack of components and faltering supply chains continue to hamper the production of leisure vehicles. As a result, new registrations in April fell marginally by 0.3 percent year-on-year despite continued very high demand. A total of 11,063 vehicles were newly registered.

New caravan registrations with second-best April result

Compared to April of last year, new registrations of caravans rose by 10.7 percent. 2,866 units were registered for the first time. From January to April, caravan registrations were up 7.4 percent compared to the same period last year. In total, 8,442 units have been put on the market for the first time since the beginning of the year.

New motor caravan registrations down slightly

New registrations of motor caravans fell by 3.7 percent in April compared with the same month last year. However, the absolute number of 8,197 vehicles registered for the first time represents almost a doubling from April 2020. For the first four months, new motor caravan registrations were down 6.8 percent compared to the same period last year. In total, 25,682 units have been placed on the market for the first time since January.

Newly registered leisure vehicles in Germany

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Caravans
2019 2020 2021 2022 Dif. %
Month April 4.032 1.718 2.588 2.866 +10,7
                     
Calendar year January - April 10.111 7.841 7.754 8.442 +8,9
                     
3 Months February 1.839 2.085 1.295 1.630 +25,9
March 3.296 2.823 3.120 3.022 -3,1
April 4.032 1.718 2.588 2.866 +10,7
Total 9.167 6.626 7.003 7.518 +7,4
                     
2018/'192019/'202020/'212021/'22 Dif. %
                     
Season September - April 14.24912.61514.21713.293 -6,5
                     
12 Months May - April 25.350 24.671 29.061 25.406 -12,6
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Motor Caravans
2019 2020 2021 2022 Dif. %
Month April 9.571 4.416 8.510 8.197 -3,7
                     
Calendar year January - April 21.733 19.799 27.568 25.682 -6,8
                     
3 Months February 3.311 5.093 4.934 5.018 +1,7
March 6.766 7.087 10.801 8.547 -20,9
April 9.571 4.416 8.510 8.197 -3,7
Total 19.648 16.596 24.245 21.762 -10,2
                     
2018/'192019/'202020/'212021/'22 Dif. %
                     
Season September - April 29.77828.26147.51143.530 -8,4
                     
12 Months May - April 49.667 51.988 85.824 79.534 -7,3

Newly registered leisure vehicles in Germany

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