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 Jan 2, 2019
Author: RV News Staff
The Spark Report, issued monthly by Statistical Surveys, shows RV sales have grown 4.02 percent as of the end of October, with trailer sales up 0.73 percent in 2018 as of the end of October.
The report is designed to provide a summary of each industry Statistical Surveys tracks as well as a five-year trend YTD.