HVAC Breaking News

June 6, 2006: April Central Air Shipments Down, Heat Pump Shipments Up

June 6, 2006
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+
ARLINGTON, Va. - Combined U.S. factory shipments of central air conditioners and air-source heat pumps for April totaled 542,542, down 20.1 percent compared with shipments from the same month last year, according to Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute (ARI) statistics. Total shipments through April of 2,522,530 units are up 8 percent compared to the same period last year.

On the other hand, heat pump shipments for April were up, totaling 173,009, a 2.5 percent increase compared with the same month last year. The year-to-date total of 748,279 is up 22 percent from January-April 2005

April distributor shipments were down 7.2 percent from April 2005, with year-to-date shipments up 11.7 percent.

Publication date: 06/05/2006

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to The NEWS Magazine

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2014 MCAA Annual Convention

Scenes from the 2014 MCAA Annual Convention in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Podcasts

NEWSmakers: Julian Scadden

Training is an ongoing process. Julian will discuss how you can generate maximum return on time and energy invested training by following a three part process. Listen to this podcast to get expert tips on training, tracking and follow up. 

More Podcasts

THE MAGAZINE

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 04-14-14 cover

2014 April 14

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

SERVICE CALLS POLL

Which statement on service calls best applies to your business?
View Results Poll Archive

HVACR INDUSTRY STORE

plumbing-hvac.gif
2014 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

 

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

DON'T MISS A THING

Magazine image
 
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con