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February '09 transportation indicators

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Friday, May 01, 2009

All "latest" numbers are for February 2009 unless otherwise noted. Latest Month Previous Month Previous Year Annual Change
TRANSPORTATION
Trucking Weight-mile tax receipts, millions $16.6 $14.9 $18.6 -10.8%
Shipping Port of Portland, total containers load and discharge 15,817 15,961 21,029 -24.8%
Shipping Port of Portland, number of calls by oceangoing vessels 36 54 68 -47.1%
Airline travel, PDX Passengers, thousands 1,055.5 890.4 1,225.7 -13.9%
Airline travel, Eugene Passengers, thousands 42.5 45.8 56.1 -24.3%
Airline travel, Medford Passengers, thousands 36.1 37.6 44.0 -17.8%
Airline travel, Redmond Passengers, thousands (March) 38.1 33.2 43.2 -11.8%
 

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