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The impact of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the wholesale market for motorhomes and towable RVs so far is inconclusive.

Shipments of travel trailers increased and truck camper deliveries were flat in September, when compared with the same month a year ago, according to data gathered by the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA).

And while all other RV product categories reported declines in deliveries during September, that has been the case for most of this year as the pace of economic activity slowed.

Here is a list of how the various product categories performed in terms of shipments from manufacturers to dealers:

Travel trailers increased 5.1% in September to 8,200 units. After the first nine months of this year, travel trailers were down 12% to 83,300 units.

Fifth-wheels declined 15.5% in September to 4,900 units. After the first nine months of this year, fifth-wheels were down 14.1% to 42,800 units.

Folding campers declined 20% in September to 2,800 units. After the first nine months of this year, folding campers were down 21.5% to 33,200 units.

Truck campers were flat in September at 800 units delivered. During the first nine months of this year, truck campers were down 12.2% to 7,900 units.

Class A motorhomes were down 14.3% in September to 3,000 units. After the first nine months of this year, Class A’s were down 22.9% to 25,200 units.

Class B motorhomes were down 33.3% in September to 200 units. After the first nine months of this year, Class B’s were down 28.6% to 2,000 units.

Class C motorhomes were down 8.3% in September to 1,100 units. After the first nine months of this year, Class C’s were down 20.9% to 10,600 units.