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Ethanol stocks tumble for first time in six weeks despite higher production

Ethanol stocks tumble for first time in six weeks despite higher production

August 7, 2019 |

In Washington, Platts reports that Energy Information Administration data shows ethanol stocks fell by 1.351 million barrels last week, the first drawdown in stocks in six weeks. Yet stocks would have fallen more if ethanol production hadn’t kept help, increasing 9,000 b/d to an average of 1.04 million barrels per day, despite an estimated .79 […]

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Ethanol production slips but stocks continue to build in Gulf Coast and Midwest

Ethanol production slips but stocks continue to build in Gulf Coast and Midwest

July 11, 2019 |

In Washington, Platts reports that ethanol slipped slightly from the week before to 1.047 million b/d, 35,000 b/d lower than the last full week of June by still 14,000 b/d higher than the year prior. Despite the slight slowdown in production, stocks still rose by 165,000 barrels to 23.009 million barrels with nearly half a […]

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Ethanol stocks fall to lowest level in 2019

Ethanol stocks fall to lowest level in 2019

April 10, 2019 |

In Washington, DTN reports that Energy Information Administration data shows ethanol stocks have fallen nationwide to their lowest level in 2019 so far at 23.2 million barrels, down 800,000 barrels from the week prior. Ethanol production did tick back up, however, passing 1 million barrels per day for the first time since Midwest floods started […]

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Brazilian hydrous ethanol stocks fall by a quarter in just two weeks

Brazilian hydrous ethanol stocks fall by a quarter in just two weeks

February 21, 2018 |

In Brazil, Reuters reports that hydrous ethanol stocks have fallen by a quarter, or 725 million liters, in just two weeks to 2.1 billion liters as of February 1, 5% less than February 1, 2017. Sales during the period were up more than 51% on the year at 1.36 billion liters. Total hydrous ethanol sales […]

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East Coast ethanol stocks drawn down due to exports and hurricane re-supplies

East Coast ethanol stocks drawn down due to exports and hurricane re-supplies

October 17, 2016 |

In New York state, ongoing export demand for ethanol from New York harbor has helped to draw down the East Coast region’s stocks by 762,000 barrels during the week ending October 7. Some of the ethanol stocks headed down to Florida following delays created by Hurricane Matthew. The narrower Argo spread with New York harbor […]

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Malaysian palm oil stocks fall in line with higher CPO exports

Malaysian palm oil stocks fall in line with higher CPO exports

September 13, 2016 |

In Malaysia, palm oil stocks fell 17.29% to 1.46 million metric tons in August while crude oil palm stocks specifically fell more than 25% to 757,405 tons. While stocks fell, overall production of crude palm oil rose more than 7% to 1.70 million tons while palm kernel production rose nearly 10% on the month to […]

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Brazilian hydrous ethanol stocks down 10% on year as consumption soars

Brazilian hydrous ethanol stocks down 10% on year as consumption soars

September 23, 2015 |

In Brazil, thanks to increased consumption of hydrous ethanol, stocks in the center south region were down 10% on the year at 3.78 billion liters at the end of August despite 15% more production at nearly 10.6 billion liters. UNICA says that April-August hydrous ethanol consumption was up 45% on the year at 7.7 billion […]

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EU rapeseed stocks seen falling by half in 2015/16 on smaller crop

EU rapeseed stocks seen falling by half in 2015/16 on smaller crop

April 7, 2015 |

Across Europe, rapeseed stocks are expected to fall by half in 2015/16 to just 1.3 million metric tons, the lowest in eight years, following a poor crop due to a ban on long-used pesticides along with lower biodiesel demand and fewer acres planted with the crop due to shifting agricultural policy. Production is set to […]

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Malaysian palm oil stocks jump after production losses come in lower

Malaysian palm oil stocks jump after production losses come in lower

November 11, 2014 |

In Malaysia, palm oil production hasn’t fallen as much as expected, in turn boosting stocks to the highest levels seen since February 2013 of 2.17 million metric tons, up 3.7% on the month. Production has only fallen 0.2% compared to the 3.2% expected by analysts. Exports have also fallen by 1.4% to 1.61 million tons. […]

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US ethanol stocks hit five-week high as production soars

US ethanol stocks hit five-week high as production soars

September 18, 2014 |

In Washington, the Energy Information Agency says that ethanol stocks reached 18.81 million barrels during the week ending Sept. 12, up 4.3% and the highest in 18 months. Ethanol production reached 931,000 barrels during the week, the third week in a row where production increased. Cheap corn thanks to a bumper harvest as most production […]

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