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 .
Wed Jan 10, 2018
If the print edition of the January edition of RV News magazine isn’t already in your mailbox, it’s also available digitally. Read about our picks the for best new units at the RVIA National Trade Show, Freightliner Custom Chassis entering the gasoline engine sector with DriveForce and Advantage PressurePro bringing tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) to smart devices.
The start of the new year offers the perfect opportunity for us to take you back to look back at the highlights of the successful RVDA and RVIA shows, as well as the predictions presented for the coming 12 months. So let’s get started on another great year of RV News.
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