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 .
Thu Aug 24, 2017
ELKHART, Ind. — Bypass Road in front of Skyline Corporation in Elkhart got a new name Tuesday.
Mayor Tim Neese was on hand to surprise Arthur Decio with the honorary street dedication for Bypass Road between Lexington Avenue and Nappanee Street, according to a story by The Elkhart Truth.
Decio has been affiliated with Skyline Corporation, a manufacturer of mobile homes for the MH and RV industries, in a variety of capacities for more than 50 years.