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 Mar 7, 2017
The Michigan Association of Recreational Vehicles and Campgrounds has scheduled an industry meeting on Wednesday, April 12 at the Don H. Bottum University Center on the campus of Northern Michigan University.
The event will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and the following topics will be discussed:
DEQ Rules & Regulation Update - Karen Beauchamp, DEQ
Michigan.org Website Presentation - Kelly Wolgamott, MEDC
Legislative Update - John Lindley, Public Affairs Associates
Association Update - Bill Sheffer, MARVAC Executive Director
Q & A Discussion - MARVAC Board of Directors and Staff
The cost to attend the event will be $30 per person and lunch will be provided.
For more information, contact MARVAC Assistant Director Scott Walsh at 517-349-3300 ext. 18 or by email at swalsh @mmhrvca.org.
To register for the event, click on the link below. The registration deadline is Monday, April 10.
Additional Information: http://files.constantcontact.com/4222b182501/9dd9feec-0d5b-49fc-9caf-b1cf06c0c54e.pdf