02/06 transportation indicators

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Monday, May 01, 2006

All "latest" numbers are for February 2006 unless otherwise noted. Latest Month Previous Month Previous Year Annual Change
Transportation
Trucking Weight-mile tax receipts, millions $18.9 $20.3 $18.7 1.1%

Shipping Port of Portland, total containers load and discharge 12,404 14,417 12,200 1.7%

Shipping Port of Portland, number of calls by oceangoing vessels 59 56 56 5.4%

Airline travel, PDX Passengers, thousands 929.0 966.7 893.9 3.9%

Airline travel, Eugene Passengers, thousands 48.9 51.7 49.8 -1.8%

Airline travel, Medford Passengers, thousands 39.2 41.4 37.8 3.7%

Airline travel, Redmond Passengers, thousands 14.9 16.3 12.3 21.1%

NA = Data not available. Sources: Trucking, Oregon Department of Transportation; shipping contatiners, based on TEUs (20-foot equivalent units).

 

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