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 Feb 28, 2017
Thor Motor Coach has released a video taking the viewers on a tour of its 107,000 square-foot factory in Elkhart, Indiana.
The flagship company of the world's largest RV manufacturer produces nearly one out of every four RVs produced each year.
To watch the video, click on the link below, which will take you to the RV News Video Library.
Additional Information: http://www.rvmarketnews.com/pages/video_library