In Washington, the US Energy Information Administration said that ethanol production averaged 792,000 barrels per day (b/d) — or 33.26 million gallons daily. That is up 8,000 b/d from the week before. The four week average for ethanol production stood at 802,000 b/d for an annualized rate of 12.29 billion gallons. On the co-products side, ethanol producers were using 12.009 million bushels of corn to produce ethanol and 88,390 metric tons of livestock feed, 78,800 metric tons of which were distillers grains. Additionally, ethanol producers were providing 4.12 million pounds of corn oil daily.
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