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 .
Wed Nov 21, 2018
Author: RV News Staff
RV News makes available its November issue.
The new issue includes stories on the Society of Certified RV Professionals and its efforts to expand technician training for the RV industry, a supplier profile of United Safety Apparatus, dealer trends article on how dealerships keep their salespeople motivated during the slower months of the year and a dealer profile of Pete's RV Center in Vermont.
To access the digital version, click here.