Unitary's pace still strong

April 20, 2000
/ Print / Reprints /
/ Text Size+
ARLINGTON, VA — Combined U.S. factory shipments of 510,795 unitary air conditioners and air-source heat pumps for February were up 20% from the same month last year, according to Air- Conditioning and Refrigera-tion Institute (ARI) statistics.

Shipments for the first two months are 22% ahead of last year, with a year-to-date total of 944,181. Heat pumps are up 12% over the same period in 1999, with a year-to-date total of 195,597.

February distributor inven-tories increased by 137,495 units over January, and rose by 137,426 units over February 99. Distributor shipments for February were up 7% from February 99, while year-to-date shipments were up 11%.

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

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



Image Galleries

2014 Energy Efficiency Forum

Highlights from the 25th annual Energy Efficiency Forum in Washington, D.C.


NEWSMakers: John Missell

John Missell, vice president and COO of Spectrum Design, joins the program to discuss how his company has utilized geothermal technologies, and we examine the future of renewable energy resources. Posted on Aug. 15.

More Podcasts


NEWS 08-18-14 cover

2014 August 18

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Prohibiting HFCs

EPA is proposing a rule that would prohibit some HFCs in select refrigeration applications. Do you agree with this move?
View Results Poll Archive


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.


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


facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con