The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.
Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .
Mon Jul 18, 2016
Robert L Wagman, the president and CEO of LKQ Corp. sold 200 shares of the company's stock on July 12. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on July 14 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $34 per share for a total value of $6,800, the company said in an SEC Form 4 Filing.