April '08 transportation indicators

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Tuesday, July 01, 2008
All "latest" numbers are for April 2008 unless otherwise noted. Latest Month Previous Month Previous Year Annual Change
TRANSPORTATION
Trucking Weight-mile tax receipts, millions $17.6 $20.6 $20.2 -12.9%
Shipping Port of Portland, total containers load and discharge 18,004 22,443 21,855 -17.6%
Shipping Port of Portland, number of calls by oceangoing vessels 77 69 75 2.7%
Airline travel, PDX Passengers, thousands 1,179.3 1,225.7 1,154.8 2.1%
Airline travel, Eugene Passengers, thousands 58.4 63.2 56.6 3.2%
Airline travel, Medford Passengers, thousands 49.1 50.4 51.8 -5.3%
Airline travel, Redmond Passengers, thousands (May) 41.2 39.1 40.4 2.0%
Airline travel, Salem Passengers, thousands (May) 4.6 4.1 NA NA

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