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 .
Wed Jul 20, 2016
Portland, Oregon — The Portland Fall RV & Van Show will return to the Portland Expo Center from Sept. 15-18. This year’s event will feature Oregon’s top RV manufacturers and dealers, a variety of type A, B and C motorhomes, fifth wheels, campers, tent trailers, sport utility trailers, tow vehicles, accessories and more.
RV sales are the highest they’ve been in nearly 10 years and travelers are preparing to hit the open road. For those wanting to upgrade their RV or plan an RV adventure, the 33nd Annual Portland Fall RV & Van Show can help.
WHAT: Discover the pleasure of owning an RV – get there by starting at the 2016 Fall RV & Van Show, the largest selection of RVs and manufacturer unveilings in the Northwest, featuring top national and local brands. Come shop, compare and buy all under one roof.
WHO: Attendees of all ages will enjoy an abundance of travel resources, regionally manufactured RVs and pre-owned RV units. Fall is one of the best times of the year to make deals and negotiate pricing as 2017 models arrive. In its 33rd consecutive year, the Fall RV & Van Show will feature the region’s best advice on service, national brands and accessories – making it the the top fall RV consumer show in the Northwest.
WHEN: Thursday, Sept. 15 – Sunday, Sept. 18
Thursday – Saturday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday - 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
WHERE: Portland Expo Center
2060 N. Marine Drive
Portland, Oregon 97217
Children (12 and under) FREE
Parking at Portland Expo Center is $8 per space, per entry without in and out privileges. Carpools of three or more are $7 per space.
For more information, visit www.OTshows.com.