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UTVs PROVIDE BIG BOOST TO ECONOMY

May 4, 2017
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The Outdoor Industry Association recently released its latest economic study on the value of outdoor recreation to the nation’s economy.  The numbers are staggering:  $887 billion in consumer spending; 7.6 million in American jobs; $65.3 billion in federal tax revenue; $59.2 billion in state and local tax revenue.   No one can say that we don’t all benefit from having fun outdoors.

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One statistic in the study caught our eye and made us laugh.  More American jobs depend on recreational off-roading and recreational motorcycling (867,000 jobs) than there are lawyers in the U. S. (779,000 jobs).

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