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 28, 2017
Camping World Holdings, Inc., one of the largest RV retailers in the country, has acquired the Safford RV dealership in Thornburg.
“Our two organizations have such strong synergies in terms of customer service, product offerings and geographic presence, and we look forward to continuing Safford RV’s high standards of quality and service, while solidifying our leading position in the state,” Camping World Chairman and CEO Marcus Lemonis says.