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 Jan 17, 2017
Saint Petersburg, Florida – The North American Trailer Dealers Association (NATDA) will be hosting monthly free dealer education webinars. The first webinar, Increasing Profits for Your Dealership in 2017 is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 at 1 p.m. eastern. The webinar, hosted by Rainmaker Consulting, will help your dealership by answering a few difficult questions:
• Do you know what your numbers are telling you to work on in 2017?
• If you want different results this year, do you know what you should be doing differently?
This webinar will guide you through how to calculate three key numbers: Variable Gross Profit, Sales Productivity and Service Productivity. Plus, help you compare where you stand to industry benchmarks in each of these areas.
NATDA offers free dealer education opportunities to help dealers increase sales and help their businesses succeed. Each webinar has limited space available, so register as soon as possible. For more information and to register for the webinars, visit www.natda.org and click the Dealer Education tab.