2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

The new RVs Move America Economic Impact Study, released June 3, 2019 at the annual meeting of RVIA, revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supporting nearly 600,000 jobs, contributing more than $32 billion in wages, and paying more than $12 billion in federal, state, and local taxes. The announcement was made by Garry Enyart, RVIA chairman, and Onan/Cummins Director of Mobile Generator Sales & Coach Care.

For more information on the $114 billion total economic impact and what it includes, click here.

RV Composites Panel Growth to Accelerate

Thu Feb 7, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

154955751176932.pngStratview Research released a report on the RV composites panel market. The report studies market trends from 2013 to 2018 and offers a forecast covering 2019 to 2024.

Stratview says the industry has seen a transition in terms of panel material and design with composites now the preference over wood or metal with weight reduction the goal of RV OEMs. Stratview estimates the composites panel market for RVs will reach a value of nearly $555 million in 2024. The increase in RV production and a shift from traditional wood panels to composites are the primary growth drivers, according to Stratview. For the full report, click here.