December 2018

US ethanol exports jump in October, Asia’s contribution grows

The US exported 175.4 million gallons (664 million litres) of ethanol in October, u by 95% from a weak September, according to official data, analysed by the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA). Brazil accounted for 31% of the total volume or 54.5 million gallons, and Canada

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Less ethanol sold in Sweden in 9-mo 2018

Ethanol sales in Sweden for the first nine months of 2018 have contracted by 7% year-on-year to 146,200 cu m, even though the use of E85 increased. According to preliminary statistics by Statistics Sweden (SCB), ethanol sales in low blends fell to 103,300 cu m

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REX American Resources’ profit down by 10% in fiscal Q3

Net profit to REX American Resources Corp (NYSE:REX) shareholders in the three months to October 31, 2018 contracted by 10% year-on-year to USD 11.9 million (EUR 10.5m), the ethanol producer said Wednesday. This was another quarter marked by increased pressure on ethanol pricing, but REX

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Peru slaps countervailing duties on US ethanol

Peru’s National Institute for the Defense of Free Competition and the Protection of Intellectual Property (Indecopi) earlier this month imposed anti-subsidy duties on imports of US ethanol. An investigation by the Peruvian agency has determined that US ethanol is coming to the country at artificially

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Green Plains shuts down ethanol plant, completes sale of 3 others

Green Plains Inc (NASDAQ:GPRE) on Thursday announced the completion of a previously announced sale of three ethanol plants in the US and said it is permanently closing a facility in Virginia. The US ethanol producer and commodities company is shutting down its Hopewell ethanol plant,

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