The production level of caravans and motorhomes is still very high.

German caravanning industry increases production of leisure vehicles

Demand for German-made motor caravans and caravans continued unabated in the 3rd year of the pandemic. Despite increasing problems with supply chains and shortages of raw materials, German manufacturers were able to significantly increase their production last year to a total of 129,288 vehicles. Production of motor caravans sank by 9.0 percent tof 74,963 makes. With 54,325 units and an increase of 12.5 percent, German manufacturers posted even growth in caravans.

Production caravans

54,325 caravans rolled off the production lines of German manufacturers. This corresponds to a plus of 12,5 percent.
Source: CIVD analyses and estimates

Production motor caravans

Production of motor caravans sank by 9.0 percent to 74,963 units.
Source: CIVD member reports and estimates
Number in Use The increased demand for recreational vehicles has had a significant impact on the positive development of the portfolio. Find out more
Export German leisure vehicles also popular abroad Find out more
New registrations Ever growing numbers of Germans are opting for vacation with motor caravans and caravans. Find out more
About the Association The Caravanning Industry Association (CIVD) has represented the interests of the industrial branch of the caravanning industry since 1962. Find out more