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Outdoor recreation is an economic powerhouse in the United States, each year generating $887 billion in consumer spending and 7.6 million jobs. As a business, you are the industry’s voice – learn more and be heard.

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2017 Outdoor Recreation Economy Generated
7.6 Million Direct National Jobs
$887 Billion In Consumer Spending
$65.3 Billion In Wages And Salaries
$59.4 Million In State And Local Tax Revenue
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Policy News

Where We Stand on the "Backpack Tax"

Outdoor recreation is an economic powerhouse in the United States, each year generating ...

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OIA Statement on President Trump’s Executive Order for a Review of Existing National Monument Designations under the Antiquities Act

Outdoor recreation is uniquely part of our American heritage, and the outdoor industry has proven ...

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Trade Policy: Why You Need to Know the RAMPARTS Bill

Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) and the outdoor industry business community are concerned about ...

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Policy Blog: Big Cuts for Outdoor Recreation in Trump's “Skinny Budget”  

Setup: “Made in the U.S.A.” is more than a label; it represents a ...

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4 Things You Need to Know About the Border Adjustment Tax

Last week, the Trump administration released what’s known as a “skinny budget,” a ...

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Policy Blog: 17 House Republicans Acknowledge Threat of Climate Change

The proposed border adjustment tax—a sweeping change to the U.S. tax code— continues ...

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