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 19, 2016
Mercier, Quebec - Entreprise Robert Thibert has donated $20,000 to the Canadian Red Cross in its efforts to help the victims of the Fort McMurray fire.
Robert Thibert reached out to its British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan customers. With its generous support, Robert Thibert was able to raise $20,000 to help the relief efforts.
“Following last June’s terrible wildfires in Fort McMurray, Robert Thibert Inc., a proud Canadian company, was committed to contributing in the disaster relief program and help support the victims affected by the tragedy," Vice President of Sales Serge Saint-Laurent says. "Several times, and again not so long ago, municipalities in Quebec made headlines following various disasters. Organizations across the nation generously donated to help these communities and their residents. It was therefore our duty to pay it forward and get involved to help our fellow Canadians in Fort McMurray. Thus, it is with profound compassion and immense hope, that Robert Thibert Inc. gives today, the amount of $20,000 to the Canadian Red Cross Society, in support of the Fort McMurray fire victims.”
Entreprise Robert Thibert encourages anyone who can spare a little to help those affected by this tragedy. You can donate online direct to the Canadian Red Cross here by clicking on the link below.