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 .
Wed Jul 26, 2017
Thor Motor Coach has released a video designed to recruit potential employees to the offices of the Elkhart, Indiana manufacturer of recreational vehicles.
Thor Motor Coach is one of the divisions of Thor Industries, the largest RV manufacturing company in the world. Other divisions of Thor Industries include Jayco, Airstream, Cruiser RV, CrossRoads, DRV Luxury Suites, Keystone and K-Z RV.
To watch the video, click on this link, which will take you to the RV News Video Library.