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 Dec 9, 2016
ELKHART, Indiana - Thor Industries, Inc. has announced that its Board of Directors approved, at its Dec. 8 meeting, the payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $0.33 per share.
The regular dividend is payable on Jan. 6, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on Dec. 23, 2016.