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 Nov 22, 2016
PERU, Indiana - Riverside Travel Trailers, Inc. has announced that it will be introducing a new line of affordable travel trailers at the upcoming Louisville RVIA Show.
The new “Dream” brand will consist of popular selling floor plans from 17-foot single axle to 31-foot double slides.
“This new trailer has a contemporary look to appeal to the younger, entry level buyers,” Riverside National Product Manager Chris Daniels says. “We made sure Dream had a modern exterior look, then packed it full of amenities like solid surface countertops to excite today’s generation of first timers.
Retail prices will be in the $13,500 to $28,500 range. Dealers who want to get a jump on their competition before the show can call Riverside at 765-472-3920 ext. 305.