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CONAB sees 2018/19 Brazilian ethanol production at record high of 33.58 billion liters

CONAB sees 2018/19 Brazilian ethanol production at record high of 33.58 billion liters

April 24, 2019 |

In Brazil, the Brazil-Arab news agency reports that CONAB estimates the 2018/19 crop will end with record ethanol production, jumping more than 23% on the year to 33.58 billion liters, above the previous record of 30.5 billion liters in 2015/16 crop. Overall cane production for the year fell about 1.3% to 625.2 million metric tons […]

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Conab expects Brazilian ethanol demand to increase eventually but now is stagnant

Conab expects Brazilian ethanol demand to increase eventually but now is stagnant

December 21, 2016 |

In Brazil, the government’s agricultural statistics agency Conab says it expects ethanol’s prospects to improve going forward due to the potential for increasing fossil fuel prices. Demand remains stagnant for the moment in the domestic market, however, which combined with strong international prices for sugar and currency fluctuations that supports sugar exports has led to […]

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CONAB sees Brazil 2015/16 ethanol production rising only 1.9% on year

CONAB sees Brazil 2015/16 ethanol production rising only 1.9% on year

April 14, 2015 |

In Brazil, the national crop supply agency CONAB expects ethanol production rise 1.9% during 2015/16 to 29.2 billion liters, while overall cane production is seen 3% higher at 654.6 million metric tons. Drought has negatively impacted cane production while a higher ethanol blend of 27% hasn’t boosted demand for ethanol as much as expected.

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Brazil expects ethanol production to rise 4.8 percent in 2012

Brazil expects ethanol production to rise 4.8 percent in 2012

April 11, 2012 |

In Brazil, the government’s crop supply agency Conab said in its first estimate for the 2012/13 season that ethanol production should reach 23.96 billion liters, up 4.8% from 22.86 billion liters last season from a total cane crop of 602 million metric tons. UNICA is meant to make its first forecast for the season on […]

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