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 11, 2019
Author: RV News STaff
RVIA is inaugurating a new members-only monthly webinar series that focuses on key industry RV policies. These brief but informative webinars will provide an overview when it comes to what is happening in the federal and state governments that affects the RV industry. The webinars are all scheduled for 2 p.m. EST on Wednesdays.
By providing concise but detailed updates on the bills and issues in 20 minutes, webinar participants will be armed with the information needed to understand the current political landscape. Each webinar will include time for members to engage and ask questions from policy experts.
The first webinar will be held Jan. 23 and focus on what participants should expect from the state and federal teams this year. Other webinars are scheduled for Feb. 13, March 20, April 10, May 8 and June 12. Dates are subject to change.
To sign up for the webinars, click here. For questions or to suggest a topic for the webinars, contact Monika Geraci at firstname.lastname@example.org.