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January '08 transportation indicators

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Tuesday, April 01, 2008
All "latest" numbers are for January 2008 unless otherwise noted. Latest Month Previous Month Previous Year Annual Change
TRANSPORTATION
Trucking Weight-mile tax receipts, millions $17.5 $22.9 $19.4 -9.8%
Shipping Port of Portland, total containers load and discharge 22,093 21,374 19,991 10.5%
Shipping Port of Portland, number of calls by oceangoing vessels 71 60 64 10.9%
Airline travel, PDX Passengers, thousands 1,043.6 1,238.9 986.1 5.8%
Airline travel, Eugene Passengers, thousands 55.9 65.9 51.6 8.4%
Airline travel, Medford Passengers, thousands 44.9 52.0 43.6 3.0%
Airline travel, Redmond Passengers, thousands (February) 41.1 40.3 45.6 -9.9%
Airline travel, Salem Passengers, thousands (February) 2.3 2.3 NA NA

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