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 .

SylvanSport Signs with Ontario and New Brunswick Dealerships

Wed Dec 13, 2017

145934691468837.jpgBrevard, N.C. – SylvanSport, maker of the GO Camping Trailer, announced adding two Canadian dealers to its network: Nickel Belt Camping, of Chelmsford, Ontario; and Leisure Time Sales Ltd. in Quispamsis, New Brunswick.

“Canada’s legendary wilderness and recreation areas are the perfect outlet for the SylvanSport GO. We couldn’t be happier to increase our reach in this area, so even more people can enjoy the Coolest. Camper. Ever.”, says Earl B. Hunter, vice president of sales at SylvanSport.

Nickel Belt Camping is an RV dealer in Sudbury, Ontario that has been a family owned and operated RV center since 1992. Nickel Belt Camping features a fully-stocked camper and RV parts and RV accessories store, an award winning service department, and a professionally trained, honest, and knowledgeable sales staff. Nickel Belt has become the largest RV dealership in northern Ontario, according to the announcement.

Since being incorporated in 1973, Leisure Time Sales has evolved into a full-service RV dealership with its roots and operations firmly entrenched in serving the RV consumer. Leisure Time is the founding company of the Dobson Group.