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 Jun 12, 2019
Author: RV News Staff
Wells Fargo Commercial Distribution Finance (CDF) is returning as the Platinum Sponsor for the 2019 RV Dealers Convention/Expo. This years’ opening general session keynote presentation, “Harnessing Innovation: Turning Raw Ideas Into Powerful Results,” by Josh Linkner, is made possible by CDF.
The convention/expo will take place Nov. 11-15, 2019 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas and is sponsored by RVDA, the National RV Dealers Association, RVDA of Canada and the Mike Molino RV Learning Center.
“We are grateful for the continuing and generous support from CDF and their sponsoring of this years’ keynote speaker, Josh Linkner,” says Convention/Expo Committee Chairman Chris Andro of Hemlock Hill RV in Southington, Conn. “Collaborating with CDF allows RVDA and the RV Learning Center to improve the educational offerings for dealers at the convention/expo.”
CDF RV group President Tim Hyland says,“We have been financing the RV industry for over 35 years and our support of the RV Dealers Convention/Expo is a testament to our continued commitment. Dealer education is a key component in developing and maintaining sustainable growth as the industry experiences another positive year. It’s our pleasure to provide this support to enhance the ongoing growth and innovation of our industry.”
For more information about the 2019 RVDA Convention/Expo, please click here.