Newsline

May Heat Pump Numbers Increase

July 27, 2009
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+

ARLINGTON, Va. - The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) reported a 4.6 increase in May heat pump shipments as compared to the same month last year. The year-to-date heat pump shipments totaled 687,744, a 12.6 percent drop compared with the same period last year (revised YTD Jan. - May 2008 shipments: 786,923). Combined U.S. factory shipments of central air conditioners and air-source heat pumps for May totaled 608,254, down 5.1 percent compared with the same month a year ago (revised May 2008 shipments: 641,235). For the year-to-date, combined shipments totaled 1,996,309, down 18.1 percent compared with the same period last year (revised YTD Jan. - May 2008 shipments: 2,438,338).

U.S. factory shipments of gas-fired, warm-air furnaces in May totaled 148,249, a 5.1 percent drop compared with the same month a year ago. For the year-to-date, gas furnace shipments totaled 691,587, a 15.8 percent drop compared with the same period last year.

Oil-fired, warm-air furnaces for the same month totaled 2,086, a 27.1 percent drop compared with May 2008 totals. Oil furnace shipments for the year-to-date totaled 14,442, a 25.2 percent drop compared with the same period last year.

For more information, visit www.ahrinet.org.

Publication date: 07/27/2009

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

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 04-21-14 cover

2014 April 21

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