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 .

New 2018 Standards Now Available From RVIA

Fri Nov 10, 2017

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New 2018 RV standards are now available for purchase through the RVIA store for members and non-member. The new standards include:

  • ANSI/RVIA Standard for Low Voltage Systems in Conversion and Recreational Vehicles 2018 Edition - $47.00 members/$55.00 non-members

  • “A Guide To NFPA 1192 - A Handbook for Recreational Vehicle Standards” 2018 Edition (This is also available digitally and can be purchased as a CD, for the same price as the hard-copy) - $235.00 members/ $285.00 non-members

  • NFPA 1192 Standard on Recreational Vehicles 2018 Edition - $41.85 members/$46.50 non-members

  • Handbook Update (HBU #1-17) for The “A Guide To ANSI A119.5 – A Handbook for Park Model RV Standards” 2015 Edition - $225.00 members/$275.00 non-members

  • The NEC – National Electrical Code 2017 Edition is also available but must be purchased through NFPA.org.