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 Dec 14, 2016
Camp Hill, Pennsylvania – Lippert Components training is coming to Pennsylvania on Jan. 12, 2017. The training will be held at Stoltzfus RV and Marine, 1335 Wilmington Pike in West Chester, Pennsylvania from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Lunch will be provided. Training is free ($250 value) and open to PRVCA members only. The event qualifies for 8 recertification hours.
Instructor Brandie Brown will combine a power point presentation with hands-on training covering the following topics:
• Ground Control 3 and Travel Trailer Leveling
• My LCI App and website
Printed materials will be provided for each subject.
For more information on how to register, call 888-303-2887. This is free training for PRVCA members.
Training not in your area? Don’t worry, PRVCA is lining up training in all areas of Pennsylvania.
Feb. 14, 2017: Xantrex/Marshall at the Oil City Conference Center/Days Inn Oil City, Pennsylvania
Feb. 16, 2017: Xantrex/Marshall at the Comfort Inn New Stanton, Pennsylvania
Feb. 23, 2017: Cequent Performance Products at Stoltzfus RV, West Chester, Pennsylvania
The Pennsylvania RV and Camping Association is a trade association dedicated to enhancing the recreation vehicle and camping industry through education and promotion by being a resource and partner to all segments of the recreation vehicle and camping industry.