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 .
Fri Mar 3, 2017
The 55th Anniversary of the Kampgrounds of America Annual International Convention and Expo will be held Wednesday, Nov. 15 to Saturday, Nov. 18 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona.
More than 500 KOA franchise owners and managers are expected to attend the convention, which includes one of the industry's largest merchandise expos.
Vendor registration for the Expo is expected to open within the next six to eight weeks.