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 Oct 8, 2018
Author: RV News Staff
Airstream is launching seven new travel trailers and touring coaches.The first two units rolling out are the Interstate Slate Edition and Tommy Bahama Special Edition Atlas.
The Interstate EXT Slate Edition is crafted with dark tones and textures. Available in both the Grand Tour and Lounge floor plans, it offers the same 50-plus features you’ll find in the Interstate, plus these additions including new power ottomans and jackknife seats, and a new exterior badging.
The Tommy Bahama Atlas features a slide-out Murphy Suite, plus a spa-like, three-piece bathroom with Kohler fixtures.