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 .
Fri Nov 18, 2016
Forest River's Coachmen division has released a video of its new Catalina line included with the Starlight Systems remote operator.
The Starlight System will now come standard with each of the Coachmen's Catalina travel trailers.
To view all of the features and opportunities with the new remote operations system, click on the link below, which will take you to the RV News Video Library.
Additional Information: http://www.rvnews.com/pages/video_library