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Ethanol production contracts 1.9%

Ethanol production contracts 1.9%

February 3, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production decreased 1.8% (down 19,000 barrels per day, or b/d) to an average of 1.012 million b/d—or 42.50 million gallons daily, according to government data released and analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. The four-week average for ethanol production remained at 1.023 million b/d for an annualized rate of 15.68 billion […]

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Ethanol production contracts 1.9%

Ethanol production contracts 1.9%

January 25, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production contracted 1.9% (down 20,000 barrels per day, or b/d) to an average of 1.031 million b/d—or 43.30 million gallons daily, according to government data released and analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. The four-week average for ethanol production declined to 1.023 million b/d for an annualized rate of 15.68 billion […]

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Largest volume in 6 weeks for ethanol production

Largest volume in 6 weeks for ethanol production

January 19, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production pressed 5.1% higher to the largest volume in 6 weeks at an average of 1.051 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 44.14 million gallons daily, according to government data released and analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. The four-week average for ethanol production rose fractionally at 1.026 million b/d for an […]

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Ethanol stocks bounce back as production rises again

Ethanol stocks bounce back as production rises again

January 16, 2019 |

In Washington, DTN reports that Energy Information Administration data shows ethanol production not only rose last week but that stocks are more than 3% higher than they were this time last year as stocks continue to rise to 23.3 billion barrels. Although the Midwest region saw a drawdown of nearly half a million barrels last […]

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Ethanol production declines to smallest volume in 37 weeks

Ethanol production declines to smallest volume in 37 weeks

January 13, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production declined 1.1% to the smallest volume in 37 weeks at an average of 1.000 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 42.00 million gallons daily, according to government data released and analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. The four-week average for ethanol production settled lower at 1.025 million b/d for an annualized […]

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EIA seeking public comment on proposed changes to biofuel and petroleum reporting

EIA seeking public comment on proposed changes to biofuel and petroleum reporting

January 9, 2019 |

In Washington, the Energy Information Administration is requesting a three-year extension with changes for the Petroleum Supply Reporting System (PSRS). The PSRS consists of six weekly surveys that make up the Weekly Petroleum Supply Reporting System (WPSRS), eight monthly surveys, and one annual survey. The weekly petroleum and biofuels supply surveys collect data on petroleum […]

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Ethanol production lowest volume in 11 weeks

Ethanol production lowest volume in 11 weeks

January 6, 2019 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production contracted 3.0% to the lowest volume in 11 weeks at an average of 1.011 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 42.46 million gallons daily, according to government data released and analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. The four-week average for ethanol production softened at 1.036 million b/d for an annualized rate […]

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EIA study says RON95 requirement from 2022 won’t require additional ethanol

EIA study says RON95 requirement from 2022 won’t require additional ethanol

November 29, 2018 |

In Washington, a new Energy Information Administration (EIA) study concludes that U.S. petroleum refineries would have “no problem” meeting a requirement to produce gasoline with a higher minimum octane rating (95 Research Octane Number, or “RON”) beginning in 2022, and assumes that refiners would not use more ethanol beyond current levels to meet such an octane standard. […]

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Ethanol production falls 25,000 b/d as peripheral production begins to shut down

Ethanol production falls 25,000 b/d as peripheral production begins to shut down

November 21, 2018 |

In Washington, Platts reports that ethanol production fell by 25,000 b/d last week to 1.042 million b/d, down around 3% on the year, according to data from the Energy Information Administration. Thin and even negative margins are the likely driver for cutting production with plants outside the Corn Belt already beginning to shut down. The […]

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Ethanol production at highest average in 8 weeks

Ethanol production at highest average in 8 weeks

November 18, 2018 |

In Washington, D.C., ethanol production averaged 1.067 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 44.81 million gallons daily, down 2,000 b/d from the week before, according to government data released and analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association. However, the four-week average for ethanol production increased to 1.055 million b/d—the highest average in 8 weeks—for an annualized rate […]

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