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 .
Thu Sep 6, 2018
Author: RV News Staff
RVX is set for March 12-14, 2019. Next year’s event will be held at the Calvin L. Rampton Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City.
In July, members of the industry gathered in Salt Lake City to help exhibitors better understand the new RVX event. During the event, the RV Industry Association partnered with Brandlive, a live interactive streaming video platform for product training, marketing, and eCommerce to record the educational sessions. Brandlive will serve as RVX’s partner in live-streaming key segments of the event, such as “The Reveal,” to reach consumer audiences around the country through Go RVing and media partner digital platforms. To view some of the streaming sessions, go to https://rvia.brand.live/rvx-exhibitor-academy-presentations.
RVX is designed to spark consumer interest in the RV lifestyle by bringing the industry together to unveil the latest RV products, celebrating innovation, and providing inspiration and education to dealers to drive RV businesses forward.
RVX will showcase the industry’s newest products during "The Reveal," sparking interest in the RV lifestyle shared by millions of Americans. It is delivering educational content that empowers dealers to more effectively reach a new generation of consumers.
The show aims to attract more technicians and talent to the field and increasing the quality of service available to consumers.