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 .

"It's Like Putting A Puzzle Together"--How RVs are Organized for Fair

Mon Aug 13, 2018
Author: RV News Staff

Preparations are beginning for the 144th annual Grange Fair, which officially kicks off next Friday... but many campers are already in the process of moving in.

The RV secretary for the Grange Fair, George Witherite, tells WTAJ that organizing the RVs is similar to putting a puzzle together. They start by organizing campers in the middle and then park them tightly together, while branching out.

Friday, fair volunteers started parking RVs, but what you see is nothing compared to how full the fair grounds will be over the next three days.

Read the full article HERE.