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 Jan 18, 2017
With lower gas prices, an improving economy and what he deems the "Donald Trump effect," Mandy Alonso is gearing up for an exceptional week.
The founder of America Choice RV has more than 50 salespeople who will man roughly 100 RVs at the Florida State Fairgrounds, with plans to sell up to 120 of the recreational campers and road-hugging giants during the Florida RV SuperShow, which runs today through Sunday.
For industry representatives like Alonso, this year's event is shaping up to be a record breaker.