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RVIA Economic Impact Study

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 .

RV Heating Supplier Alde Corporation Moves Into New HQ

Mon Sep 18, 2017

Alde Corporation, a leading hydronic heating solution for mobile living, has moved its offices and warehouse. Its new address is 6700 NE 152nd Ave., Ste. 160, Vancouver, WA 98682. All other contact information remains the same.

The company's warehouse doubled in size to 10,000 square feet. With larger bays and better lighting, it was designed to streamline processes and increase efficiency. Additionally, Alde increased its office space during the expansion. The move is a direct response to increasing demand for its innovative RV heating products.

Alde hydronic heating delivers gentle currents of heat without the noise and dryness of an electric heater. It's also capable of providing hot water for washing and bathing.

In 1966, Alde introduced the world's first RV heater. Countless OEMs offer the advanced and efficient heating solution in a wide range of trailers and motorhomes.