2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

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RVs Move America Economic Impact Study was released June 3, 2019 at the RVIA annual meeting.

It revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supports nearly 600,000 jobs, with more than $32 billion in wages, and pays more than $12 billion in federal, state, and local taxes.

The announcement was made by Garry Enyart, RVIA chairman, and Onan/Cummins Director of Mobile Generator Sales & Coach Care.

For more information on the $114 billion total economic impact and what it includes, click here.

October Wholesale Shipments Down

Mon Nov 25, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

157469929997659.pngTotal RV shipments ended October with 38,972 wholesale shipments, down 10.5 percent from the 43,568 units shipped last year, according the RV Industry Association’s October survey of manufacturers.

Towables totaled 34,866 units for the month, a decrease of 10 percent compared to last October’s total of 38,759 units.

Motorhomes finished the month with 4,106 units, down 14.6 percent to the October 2018 total of 4,809 units.

The survey indicates that through October, RV shipments have reached 348,910 units, a decrease of 17.4 percent from the 422,286 units at this point last year. On the flip side, park model RVs finished the month up 16.9 percent compared to last October with 353 shipments to retailers.