01/06 shipping, trucking, air travel numbers

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Saturday, April 01, 2006

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All "latest" month numbers for January 2006 unless otherwise noted. Latest Month Previous Month Previous Year Annual Change

Transportation
Trucking Weight-mile tax receipts, millions $20.3 $20.6 $20.9 -2.9%

Shipping Port of Portland, total containers load and discharge 14,417 12,423 12,777 12.8%

Shipping Port of Portland, number of calls by oceangoing vessels 56 65 44 27.3%

Airline travel, PDX Passengers, thousands 966.7 1,178.4 941.9 2.6%

Airline travel, Eugene Passengers, thousands 51.7 62.3 52.7 -1.9%

Airline travel, Medford Passengers, thousands 41.4 48.4 38.6 7.3%

Airline travel, Redmond Passengers, thousands 16.3 17.2 14.2 14.8%


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

 

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