Numbers in the news

635,000 – The number of pilots Boeing estimates that airlines world-wide will need to recruit over the next two decades
298,000 – The number of unfilled jobs in transportation, warehousing, and utilities
$12.28 – The profit Phillips 66 makes on each barrel of oil – up from $8.44 last year
58% – The number this has grown over the past year
28% – Increase in Maersk’s fuel costs
18% – Maersk’s market share of container shipping
1.2% – Decline in Maersk’s freight rates