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 .
Thu Jul 21, 2016
The electronic version of the July issue of RV News Magazine is now available on the RV News website.
Inside, you'll find the largest issue that RV News has ever produced, with a multitude of informative and entertaining stories about what's going on in the industry.
Each month, we have a different focus and July's edition of RV News Magazine is the Made in America edition. The issue takes a look at nearly 100 companies that manufacture, supply and distribute to the RV industry and details their origins, as well as several other stories that touch on the American dreams in the RV industry.
A few of the stories inside include the following:
A look at how many of the biggest and best companies in the RV industry started out from small companies into the ones they are today.
An All-American story about Tri-Am RV Center, which has been owned and operated by the same family for three generations.
A story detailing the toy hauler trend in the industry, outlining some of the newest and strongest in the industry.
A story touching on the cabinet and countertop trends in the RV industry.
For those stories and much more about the RV industry and how the companies have flourished in America, follow the link below.