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 .
Mon Nov 13, 2017
RESTON, Va. – RVIA has announced that the 2017 National RV Trade Show, held in Louisville, Kentucky, will feature Supplier Day on Thursday, Nov. 30 during show hours from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The event is designed for RV manufacturer product managers and purchasing agents to meet with their current suppliers while setting appointments and developing relationships with new suppliers at the show.
“RVIA is committed to supporting growth and collaboration within the RV industry,” RVIA Senior Vice President of Trade Shows and Events Liz Crawford says. “We’ve designed Supplier Day to highlight the crucial role that suppliers play in the RV Industry.”
The 2017 National RV Trade Show will feature more than 275 trade show supplier booths. Suppliers will be showcasing new products while offering event specials to OEMs and RV dealers.
The National RV Trade Show hosts the largest concentration of RV manufacturers, suppliers, dealers and campground managers in North America. It’s where the entire RV industry gathers each year to unveil new and innovative products, showcase new sales opportunities for dealers, celebrate the RV lifestyle and engage with key stakeholders and corporate leaders. Members of the industry, including recreation vehicle manufacturers, suppliers, dealers and campground managers, are invited to attend. To register for the National RV Trade Show, visit www.RVIAshow.org.