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 .
Tue Sep 4, 2018
Author: RV News Staff
The REV Group team is launching "REV Sustainability", a program to highlight and grow the company's commitment to environmental stewardship, social responsibility, and governance.
Partnering with global sustainability leader, Stantec, REV Group has developed a sustainability roadmap which includes the following:
* Establishment of a cross-functional sustainability team with leaders from across REV Group’s 30 brands.
* Detailed materiality assessment, determining what areas of sustainability are most meaningful to REV stakeholders, brands, and communities.
* Development of an official REV Sustainability framework, including benchmarks and goals.
* Annual and sustainability reporting
"From emission-reducing innovations to solar-powered facilities, there are broad sustainability efforts underway across REV Group. REV Sustainability will organize our efforts, allowing us to have a bigger impact for our customers, employees, investors, and in our communities," says Tim Sullivan, REV Group CEO. "REV Sustainability will ensure that REV is held accountable to formalized benchmarks at every level--environmental, social, and economic--and across every one of our brands."
To learn more about REV Sustainability projects and progress, and to see REV Sustainability in action, visit https://www.revgroup.com/rev-sustainability.
Additional Information: https://www.revgroup.com/rev-sustainability