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 .
Tue Oct 18, 2016
Columbus, Ohio – Equine Motorcoach will be on site through Oct. 30 as part of the Lakota of Ohio display near Cardinal Hall at the All American Quarter Horse Congress. The All American Quarter Horse Congress is the world's largest single-breed horse show.
“The display showcases the different ways horse enthusiasts can transport and live on the road,” Equine Motorcoach National Sales Manager Ben Yates says. "Our Equine Motorcoach is gaining popularity as the way to transport people and horses. We listened to the needs of horsemen and horsewomen and have worked hard to build out a product line that meets the quality, safety and convenience needs for this market. We give horses a ride with all of the benefits of a commercial transport and RV in an all-in-one transport.”
The transport company’s line supplements the flagship product, Equine Motorcoach, which is capable of towing a 20-foot horse trailer.