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 Dec 6, 2016
Thor President and CEO Bob Martin was listed on the Forbes Top 50 Businessmen of the Year, coming in at No. 23.
A video has been released detailing a biography and achievements for the CEO of the largest RV manufacturer in the world.
To view the video, click on the link below which will take you to the RV News Video Library.
Additional Information: http://www.rvnews.com/pages/video_library