German caravanning industry: record domestic sales, weak exports, and high demand for used RV’s

Information issued by the CIVD (the caravan industry association in Germany), says that since the beginning of the year, there have been more than 70,000 new registrations of caravans and motorhomes in Germany - an increase of more than 15 ...
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More success for Hymer in design awards and from magazine readers in Germany

Hymer has achieved a number of awards in readers’ polls conducted by the two trade magazines “AutoZeitung” and “AUTO BILD Reisemobil" for its B-Class Modern Comfort and the new tandem-axle B-Class MasterLine I 880. The E-Scooter from Hymer Original Parts ...
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FCA and Groupe PSA amend and stregthen capital structure for Stellantis

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (“FCA”) and Peugeot S.A. (“Groupe PSA”) have agreed to amend certain terms of their binding 50/50 Combination Agreement to create Stellantis, the world’s 4th largest global automotive OEM by volume. The parties have agreed the amendments in ...
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AboutcampBtoB reports on the Caravan Salon Dusseldorf 2020

Caravan Salon Dusseldorf 2020 attracted 107,000 visitors

The Caravan Salon Düsseldorf, which finished yesterday, was extremely satisfied to have attracted 107,000 visitors to the show despite the current situation with COVID-19. Although this is less than 50 percent of the number of visitors in the previous record ...
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Aqua-Hot appoints new director of operations

Aqua-Hot, the Airxcel brand that specialises in heating systems for RVs, has appointed Nick Westaby to the position of director of operations. In this role, Westaby manages the comprehensive day-to-day operations of Aqua-Hot's production and supply chain. Westaby has extensive ...
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Italian caravan industry association (APC) appoints Ludovica Sanpaolesi as its new General Manager

Ludovica Sanpaolesi is the new General Manager of the Italian Association of Caravan and Camper Manufacturers (APC). Unanimously chosen by the Association's Board of Directors, Sanpaolesi took office on 1 September 2020, and has 30 years of experience in the ...
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First half of Caravan Salon Düsseldorf achieves strong sales results and 65,000 visitors

After the first half of the CARAVAN SALON DÜSSELDORF 2020, organisers and exhibitors are positive about their results in the first five days with attendance figures of 65,000 people. Three quarters of caravan producers state that they have concluded more ...
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The ECF has appointed Pfaff as president

Hermann Pfaff elected president of the European Caravan Federation (ECF)

The European Caravan Federation (ECF), which represents the national organisations of the European caravanning industry has chosen Herman Pfaff as its new president at its annual general meeting in Düsseldorf on 8 September 2020. He replaces the long-running former president, ...
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New registrations of leisure vehicles in Europe remain stable despite lockdowns

New registrations of caravans and motorhomes in Europe fell by just one percent in the first seven months of 2020, despite the lockdowns imposed by the coronavirus pandemic, with over 150,000 motor caravans and caravans newly registered in Europe since ...
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FICC announces second world congress will be in October 2021

The Fédération Internationale de Camping, Caravanning et Autocaravaning (FICC) is hosting its second world congress with a headline theme of, “The impact of Digitalization and Sustainability on camping tourism”. The Congress, will be held on 28 and 29 October 2021 ...
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