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 .
Fri Jan 4, 2019
Author: RV News Staff
RVDA announces its Annual Dealers Satisfaction Index (DSI) survey closes on Jan. 10.
The DSI is a confidential survey measuring the level of dealer satisfaction with the manufacturers in areas of vital interest to dealers, including: product reliability/quality, parts support, warranty support and sales support. RVDA’s Quality Circle Awards, which go to the manufacturers/brands receiving the highest DSI ratings, will be presented during the RV Industry Association’s RVX: The RV Experience event in Salt Lake City on March 12.
Dealers can also access the online version of the DSI from a notebook or tablet computer via the RVDA mobile app, which is available for free at Apple or Android App stores.
Those interested in completing the survey can access it here.