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August '08 transportation indicators

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Saturday, November 01, 2008

All "latest" numbers are for August 2008 unless otherwise noted. Latest Month Previous Month Previous Year Annual Change
TRANSPORTATION
Trucking Weight-mile tax receipts, millions $19.3 $21.5 $22.6 -14.4%
Shipping Port of Portland, total containers load and discharge 22,329 16,072 25,623 -12.9%
Shipping Port of Portland, number of calls by oceangoing vessels 60 55 61 -1.6%
Airline travel, PDX Passengers, thousands 1,433.6 1,443.4 1,460.8 -1.9%
Airline travel, Eugene Passengers, thousands 65.0 70.8 71.0 -8.5%
Airline travel, Medford Passengers, thousands 58.1 60.0 65.4 -11.2%
Airline travel, Redmond Passengers, thousands (September) 36.6 46.3 40.1 -8.9%
Airline travel, Salem Passengers, thousands (September) 3.4 4.0 4.1 -16.5%

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