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
Saint Petersburg, Florida – The North American Trailer Dealers Association (NATDA) has announced the official hotel sponsors for the 2016 NATDA Trade Show & Convention. The sponsors include Big Tex Trailers, TexTrail Trailer Parts, H&H Trailers and Dexter Axle. The hotel sponsorships help support NATDA in sponsoring more than 375 room nights for dealers, according to a press release.
Attendance for the 2016 NATDA Trade Show & Convention is at an all-time high with 530 + dealerships currently registered. The 2016 NATDA Trade Show & Convention is free for all dealers who would like to take advantage of the opportunity. The weekend will be filled with free education seminars, technical training sessions, parties and giveaways. If your dealership has not registered, make certain to register online at www.natda.org/tradeshow/dealer-registration or call 727-360-0304.
The 2016 NATDA Trade Show & Convention will be held September 8-10 at the Music City Center located in Nashville. The NATDA Trade Show & Convention caters specifically to trailer dealers and is not open to the public. The annual trade show continues to grow every year and is the perfect opportunity for dealers to network with industry professionals where they will be able to buy, sell and learn all under one roof. All segments of the trailer industry are represented, including: cargo, race car, horse, marine, dump, flatbed and toy hauler markets.