2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

RVs Move America infographic

RVs Move America Economic Impact Study was released June 3, 2019 at the RVIA annual meeting.

It revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supports nearly 600,000 jobs, with more than $32 billion in wages, and pays 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.

Aftermarket Conference Opens Today in Denver

Mon Aug 12, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

156562261911812.jpgThis year’s annual RV aftermarket conference, kicking off today in Denver, marks the first time it includes RV aftermarket companies as full members of the RV Industry Association, the group says.

In addition to valuable networking opportunities, the conference is structured around one-on-one appointment sessions where suppliers and distributors can discuss new products. The RVIA Aftermarket Executive Conference runs today through Thursday at the Embassy Suites Downtown Convention Center in Denver.

During the event, RVIA plans to release the findings of its latest consumer purchase research project. Additionally, RVIA recently noted the RV aftermarket contributes 3,187 jobs, $272 million dollars in wages and over $750 million in total economic output on a yearly basis, it says.

RV News Magazine is among the sponsors of this year’s aftermarket conference, which is open to all RVIA members. Other sponsors include: Dometic, Cummins, B&W Trailer Hitches, Adco Products, Atlas Trailer Coach Products, Geocel/Koolseal, Marshall Excelsior, MORryde International, Progress Manufacturing, Propak, Samlex America, Southwire Company, Stromberg Carlson Products, Thetford/Norcold, Trailer Valet, Valterra, VIAIR Corporation and Winegard Company.

Schedules and additional information about the RVIA Aftermarket Executive Conference are available here.

Next year’s event is scheduled for Aug. 10-13, 2020, in San Diego, Calif.