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 Sep 12, 2016
Camp Hill, Pennsylvania – America’s Largest RV Show in Hershey, Pennsylvania opens today and runs through Sept. 13 for Industry members. Retail Days begin Sept. 14 and end Sept. 18.
A press release from the Pennsylvania Recreational Vehicle and Campground Association says attendees can be the first to see the 2017 product and spend quality time with the manufacturer, plus check out the latest in camping accessories and services.
To see all of the events scheduled at this year’s show, including a meet and greet with the NFL’s Franco Harris, dinner at the Hershey Lodge complete with silent auction and entertainment, visit www.largestRVshow.com, select “Industry Info” or call 888-303-2887 for more information.