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 Aug 15, 2016
Xantrex Technology is getting into the Olympic spirit by putting on a special contest on its Facebook page, where people in the RV industry could win the gold medal prize of a Powerpack 1500.
The contest involves people guessing the total points in the Mens' basketball final on Aug. 21.
The winner will receive the Powerpack 1500, while the silver and bronze finalists will win $100 and $50 respectively.
For more information or to compete, visit the link below.
Additional Information: www.facebook.com/Xantrex/