AHRI Releases May Heating and Cooling Equipment Shipment Data

The Air-Conditioning, Heating, & Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has released its May 2020 U.S. heating and cooling equipment shipment data.

U.S. shipments of residential gas storage water heaters for May 2020 decreased 7.1%, to 332,297 units, down from 357,513 units shipped in May 2019. Residential electric storage water heater shipments decreased 6.1% in May 2020 to 322,303 units, down from 343,390 units shipped in May 2019.

Commercial gas storage water heater shipments decreased 31.7% in May 2020, to 5048 units, down from 7390 units shipped in May 2019. Commercial electric storage water heater shipments decreased 29.7 % in May 2020, to 9456 units, down from 13,452 units shipped in May 2019.

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