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 .

Kid Rock, Trace Adkins to Play at Forest River Events

Fri Sep 14, 2018
Author: RV News Staff

148373846536581.jpgForest River announced the entertainment for its 11th annual Forest River Product Expo, Sept. 24-27.

On Tuesday evening, Kid Rock will perform. On Wednesday night, Trace Adkins will take the stage. Both acts will be performing at 8 p.m. on their respective nights in the entertainment building at Forest River’s Dynamax facility.

The Forest River Product Expo, a dealer-only event, runs Monday, Sept. 24, through Thursday, Sept, 27, and expects to draw more than 5,000 people to the Dynamax facility where Forest River will showcase more than 600 of their industry-leading RVs, cargo trailers, busses, pontoons and commercial vehicles, all in one location.

Forest River, Inc., is one of America’s leading manufacturers of recreational vehicles, pontoon boats, cargo trailers and buses.