RVIA Economic Impact Study

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 .

Earlybird RV Show and Sale Kicks off Feb. 16

Thu Jan 19, 2017

148484525855822.jpgABBOTSFORD, British Columbia - The Earlybird RV Show and Sale is back at the Abbotsford's TRADEX Centre from Feb. 16-19, with more than 120,000 square feet of exhibition space to explore the newest in RV models, according to a press release.

Attendees will get travel advice from industry experts, groundbreaking tips on all things RV and interactive seminars focused on some of the RV industry's important topics.

The Earlybird RV Show and Sale is one of Greater Vancouver’s most renowned spring recreational vehicle shows. The show holds the reputation of being the premier event of its kind reviewing the latest in RV trends and products, including the newest and best RV models.

“We are very excited for this year's Earlybird RV Show,” Fraser Way RV Marketing Manager Amanda Henschell says. “The 2017 models at this year's show are proving to be some of the most innovative and exciting ones we have had to date, with an RV to fit everyone's needs, you won’t want to miss this.”

Tickets to the 2017 Earlybird RV Show are on sale now and start at $8 for Adults, and children under 12 are free. Net Proceeds go to charity, and to date MTD Promotions has raised more than $1.4 million for charities and foundations they work with.

The show will run from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Feb. 17-19. For more information, call 604-870-4678 or visit www.rvshowsbc.com.