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RV industry supplierOEM distributor Patrick Industries Inc. reported its first quarter losses narrowed to $1.7 million, compared with $4.6 million loss during the first three months of 2000.

The company’s first quarter sales declined 32% to $68.3 million primarily because manufactured home production volume was down about 40% and total RV output was down around 25% during the first three months of this year, said David Lung, president and CEO.