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 Jan 29, 2018
Entreprise Robert Thibert Inc., a Canadian leader in RV parts and vehicle accessories distribution, has expanded its product offerings with Dometic, a Swedish firm focused on climate, hygiene, sanitation, food and beverage applications for RVs.
“We’ve listened to our customers and we are now offering the Dometic products throughout our distribution centers,” says Marc-Yvan Loiselle, RV and trailer director of Thibert. “Our dealers have voiced their interest in adding new suppliers to get their products from. Dometic is a reknowned company with an excellent reputation in the RV industry and together with Robert Thibert’s leadership in distribution, this is a perfect match.
Founded in 1976, Entreprise Robert Thibert Inc. is Canada’s leader in vehicle accessories distribution with nine Canadian service centers, the equivalent of more than 600 000 square feet, featuring recreational vehicle parts and accessories as well as hitches and trailer parts. Entreprise Robert Thibert Inc. also has one of the largest axle manufacturing and trailer parts assembly lines in the country.