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Brazil slaps US with ethanol quota, 20 percent tariff

Brazil slaps US with ethanol quota, 20 percent tariff

August 23, 2017 |

In Brazil, the Brazilian Chamber of Foreign Trade has approved a recommendation to impose a 20 percent tariff on U.S. ethanol imports after a 600 million liter tariff rate quota, according to postings from the Brazilian Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply Blairo Maggi. Local media are reporting this TRQ would be in place for […]

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US ethanol production hits 51-week low

US ethanol production hits 51-week low

May 1, 2016 |

In the US, ethanol production averaged 927,000 b/d last week, or 38.93 million gallons daily, down 12,000 b/d from the week before and a 51 week low. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 945,000 b/d for an annualized rate of 14.49 gallons, reported the Renewable Fuels Association. Stocks of ethanol stood at 21.6 […]

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Ethanol production takes a dip

Ethanol production takes a dip

April 10, 2016 |

In the US, ethanol production averaged 976,000 b/d last week, or 40.99 million gallons daily, down 16,000 b/d from the week before. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 990,000 b/d for an annualized rate of 15.18 gallons, reported the Renewable Fuels Association. Stocks of ethanol stood at 22.2 million barrels, a 3.5% decrease […]

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Weekly ethanol production declines as gasoline demand also slows

Weekly ethanol production declines as gasoline demand also slows

April 4, 2016 |

In the US, ethanol production averaged 992,000 b/d last week, or 41.66 million gallons daily, down 3000 b/d from the week before. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 991,000 b/d for an annualized rate of 15.19 gallons, reported the Renewable Fuels Association. Stocks of ethanol stood at 23.0 million barrels, a 2.2% increase […]

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EU-US arbitrage window remains unsteady but EN supplies unlikely in any case

EU-US arbitrage window remains unsteady but EN supplies unlikely in any case

January 19, 2016 |

In the Netherlands, the arbitrage window for Europe to import ethanol from the US has weakened again, thanks to a stronger dollar against the euro, but any time the euro strengthens the window opens again for spot deliveries. Anything further out still remains a challenge but some are taking the financial hit because they need […]

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US biodiesel imports to double in 2016: report

US biodiesel imports to double in 2016: report

December 27, 2015 |

In Houston, Argus projects that imported biodiesel volumes will double in 2016, stating that “as suppliers in Argentina and elsewhere boost volumes after the US government issued clearer rules for blending tax credits and volumes.” Argus pointed to the official 40% devaluation of the Argentine peso as another trigger — biodiesel had been traded only […]

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US ethanol production jumps to 15.07 billion gallon annual clip

US ethanol production jumps to 15.07 billion gallon annual clip

December 13, 2015 |

In Washington, according to EIA data as analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, US ethanol production averaged 993,000 barrels per day (b/d)—or 41.71 million gallons daily. That is up 37,000 b/d from the week before and the third-highest output rate on record. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 983,000 b/d for an annualized […]

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Ethanol production down from last week, stays above 10% of gasoline demand

Ethanol production down from last week, stays above 10% of gasoline demand

May 4, 2015 |

In the US, ethanol production averaged 921,000 barrels per day (b/d), 38.68 million gallons daily, down 9,000 b/d from the week before. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 928,000 b/d for an annualized rate of 14.23 billion gallons. Gasoline demand for the week averaged 374.6 million gallons daily. Refiner/blender input of ethanol averaged […]

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Ethanol production hits 6 month low as gasoline demand hits 6 month high

Ethanol production hits 6 month low as gasoline demand hits 6 month high

April 20, 2015 |

In the US, ethanol production last week averaged 924,000 barrels per day, 38.81 million gallons daily, down 12,000 b/d from the week before and a 25 week low. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 941,000 b/d for an annualized rate of 14.43 billion gallons. Gasoline demand for the week averaged 374.4 million gallons […]

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Ethanol production and stocks drop slightly as gasoline demand stays high

Ethanol production and stocks drop slightly as gasoline demand stays high

April 13, 2015 |

In the US, ethanol production last week averaged 936,000 barrels per day, down 16,000 b/d from the week before. The four-week average for ethanol production stood at 947,000 b/d for an annualized rate of 14.52 billion gallons. Expressed as a percentage of daily gasoline demand, daily ethanol production was 10.87%.Gasoline demand for the week averaged […]

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