RVIA Economic Impact Study

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 .

Indiana Adds 10,000 New Jobs in September

Mon Oct 24, 2016

147732222993234.jpgIndiana businesses have added more than 10,000 new jobs in September, bringing Indiana’s total private sector employment to more than 2.65 million, according to a Bureau of Labor Statistics report released by the Indiana Department of Workforce Development.

“In Indiana, we are home to a business climate that ranks first in the Midwest and fifth in the nation because we have worked diligently to create a pro-growth economic environment while investing in our Hoosier workforce and regions,” Indiana Secretary of Commerce Victor Smith says. “Across the state, we are seeing growth in industries like advanced manufacturing, agribusiness, aerospace and defense, life sciences and technology, helping to create more than 161,000 new jobs since January 2013. Job creators like Knowledge Services, Kohl’s, MOBI, Pretzels and American Air Filter are committing to grow and hire even more Hoosiers over the next few years because the benefits of doing business in a state that works are clear.”

Additional Information: http://www.clintoncountydailynews.com/10000-new-hoosier-jobs-added-in-september/