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 .
Mon Apr 3, 2017
RV Education 101 Host Mark Polk has released a video discussing what RV owners need to know about camping in an RV with a 30-amp electrical system.
In the video, Polk demonstrates basic electrical formulas, how and why circuits in the RV are overloaded and what the capabilities of a 30-amp RV electrical connection at an RV campground are.
To watch the video, click on the link below, which will take you to the RV News Video Library.
Additional Information: http://www.rvnews.com/pages/video_library