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August '07 transportation indicators

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Thursday, November 01, 2007
All "latest" numbers are for August 2007 unless otherwise noted. Latest Month Previous Month Previous Year Annual Change
Trucking Weight-mile tax receipts, millions $22.6 $21.5 $20.9 8.1%

Shipping Port of Portland, total containers load and discharge 25,623 25,493 22,279 15.0%

Shipping Port of Portland, number of calls by oceangoing vessels 61 67 59 3.4%

Airline travel, PDX Passengers, thousands 1,460.8 1,442.9 1,387.2 5.3%

Airline travel, Eugene Passengers, thousands 70.8 71.4 66.6 6.3%

Airline travel, Medford Passengers, thousands 65.4 64.3 58.1 12.6%

Airline travel, Redmond Passengers, thousands (September) 40.1 48.4 37.3 7.5%

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