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 .
Wed Nov 16, 2016
Kampgrounds of America will host its 2016 Merchandising Expo Nov. 16-17 at the Chattanooga Convention Center in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
KOA has released a video, where Mike Gast of the KOA Newsroom details viewers about the goings on at the convention and the updates to KOA that have happened over the last year.
To view the video from the streets of Chattanooga, click on the link below, which will take you to the RV News Video Library.