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 Aug 23, 2017
Camping World CEO Marcus Lemonis has responded via video to many people attacking his statement on President Donald Trump's press conference regarding the events that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Lemonis videotaped himself giving his response to those people to try to clear up his position. The video, which last a little more than 4 minutes, is available by clicking this link, which will take you to the RV News Video Library.