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issue: April 2003 APPLIANCE Magazine

U.S. Appliance Industry Shipment Statistics
Factory Unit Shipments for the month of January 2003


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January
 
Appliance
2003
2002
CHANGE
Free-standing electric ranges
243,800
247,500
-1.5%
Built-in electric ranges
49,700
49,900
-0.4%
Surface cooking units
33,600
35,400
-5.1%
Total electric ranges
327,100
332,800
-1.7%
Free-standing gas ranges
155,000
169,700
-8.7%
Built-in gas ranges
4,400
5,000
-12.0%
Surface cooking units
24,900
24,300
2.5%
Total gas ranges
184,300
199,000
-7.4%
Microwave ovens/ranges*
608,800
570,400
6.7%
Total ranges
1,120,200
1,102,200
1.6%
 
 
 
 
Chest freezers
89,900
77,900
15.4%
Upright freezers
53,200
69,600
-23.6%
Total freezers
143,100
147,500
-3.0%
Refrigerators
484,200
568,200
-14.8%
Total refrigeration
627,300
715,700
-12.4%
 
 
 
 
Automatic washers
497,400
530,200
-6.2%
Electric dryers
350,100
383,400
-8.7%
Gas dryers
90,300
100,400
-10.1%
Total dryers
440,400
483,800
-9.0%
Total home laundry
937,800
1,014,000
-7.5%
 
 
 
 
Built-in dishwashers
351,100
382,900
-8.3%
Portable dishwashers
11,300
11,500
-1.7%
Total dishwashers
362,400
394,400
-8.1%
 
 
 
 
Disposers
385,600
407,400
-5.4%
Household trash compactors
7,400
8,200
-9.8%
 
 
 
 
SUBTOTAL†
3,440,700
3,641,900
-5.5%
 
Room air-conditioners†
180,800
124,800
44.9%
Unitary air-conditioners
269,936
264,168
2.2%
Heat pumps
112,609
100,163
12.4%
Dehumidifiers†
34,200
13,500
153.3%
Total air-conditioners
597,545
502,631
18.9%
 
 
 
 
Gas warm air furnaces
182,238
207,930
-12.4%
Oil warm air furnaces
8,944
7,706
16.1%
Total central heating##
191,182
215,636
-11.3%
 
 
 
 
Electric water heaters
374,007
376,518
-0.7%
Gas water heaters
419,355
401,216
4.5%
Total residential water heaters
793,362
777,734
2.0%
 
 
 
 
TOTAL
5,022,789
5,137,901
-2.2%
 
 
 
 
Commercial gas water heaters
8,442
8,271
2.1%
Commercial electric water heaters
3,650
3,763
-3.0%
Total commercial water heaters
12,092
12,034
0.5%
 
 
 
 
Camcorders
172,156
202,563
-15.0%
Color televisions**
994,248
1,124,892
-11.6%
Color TV/VCR combinations
236,025
206,941
14.1%
DVD players&&&
797,024
542,698
46.9%
Projection televisions
28,136
42,307
-33.5%
TV/DVD players 
40,435
13,777
19350.0%
VCR decks&&
515,489
632,756
-18.5%
Total video electronics
2,783,513
2,765,934
0.6%
 
 
 
Portable appliances###
5,491,636
4,920,248
11.6%
Air Treatment
646,941
900,419
-28.2%
 
 
 
 
Water softeners, commercial
N/A
N/A
N/A
Water softeners, residential
N/A
N/A
N/A

## Due to a change in reporting procedures at the Gas Appliance Manufacturers Association (GAMA), totals for cast iron gas boilers, steel gas boilers, cast iron oil boilers, and steel oil boilers will no longer be reported monthly, and will instead be reported on a quarterly basis.

* Including imported microwave ovens and combination microwave oven/ranges

Ü Does not include exports

**Does not include projection television

&&&Includes DVD/LD Combination Players

&&Does not include digital VCRs

**** Includes returns from retailers to manufacturers'

### Portable appliance category includes air heaters, blenders, broilers, can openers, coffeemakers, coffee grinders, corn poppers, countertop ovens, embedded indoor grills, food choppers, food processors, food steamers, fry pans, griddles, hot plates, humidifiers, irons, juicers, knives, mixers, rice steamers, sandwich makers, toaster ovens, toasters, and waffle irons. These numbers do not include exports..

Television, VCR, and camcorder figures are unit sales to dealers, including imports. These figures are not included in page total. Sources: Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute, APPLIANCE magazine estimates, Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers, Consumer Electronics Association, Gas Appliance Manufacturers Association, and Water Quality Association.

 

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