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May '08 transportation indicators

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Friday, August 01, 2008
All "latest" numbers are for May 2008 unless otherwise noted. Latest Month Previous Month Previous Year Annual Change
TRANSPORTATION
Trucking Weight-mile tax receipts, millions $19.3 $17.6 $20.1 -4.0%
Shipping Port of Portland, total containers load and discharge 20,484 18,004 20,160 1.6%
Shipping Port of Portland, number of calls by oceangoing vessels 64 77 60 6.7%
Airline travel, PDX Passengers, thousands 1,252.8 1,179.3 1,239.6 1.1%
Airline travel, Eugene Passengers, thousands 61.5 58.4 62.9 -2.3%
Airline travel, Medford Passengers, thousands 54.0 49.1 56.4 -4.2%
Airline travel, Redmond Passengers, thousands (June) 44.9 41.2 45.0 -0.1%
Airline travel, Salem Passengers, thousands (June) 4.1 4.6 3.2 29.2%

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