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Thursday 09/18/14

Ethanol Stability Unlikely in Short Term
Given the sharp tumble lower in ethanol futures prices over the last three weeks, it is likely that additional pressure will develop through the next several weeks. This will likely add additional uncertainty to production margins of many ethanol plants, as inventories are likely to grow.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 3:20PM CDT 09/18/14 by Rick Kment | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 
Chicago Spot Ethanol Prices again Retreat on Oversupply
Spot ethanol prices pressured again Thursday amid supply overhang.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 12:45PM CDT 09/18/14 by George Orwel | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 

Wednesday 09/17/14

Growing Production Caused Widespread Ethanol Concern
Ethanol prices posted sharp losses Wednesday with all news coming from the latest EIA report turned bearish. Stable corn prices under $3.50 per bushel in futures markets are sparking increased plant production while margins remain good. But this is adding to inventory situations at an alarming pace.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 3:02PM CDT 09/17/14 by Rick Kment | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 
Spot Ethanol Prices Pressured Again by Excess Supply
Spot ethanol prices plunged in early trade amid growing supply and weakening demand.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 1:17PM CDT 09/17/14 by George Orwel | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 

Tuesday 09/16/14

Chicago Spot Ethanol Prices Slip on Supply Overhang
Spot ethanol prices at the Argo supply hub in Chicago slip amid expectation supply may have increased last week.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 3:31PM CDT 09/16/14 by George Orwel | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 

Monday 09/15/14

U.S. DDGS Exports Soar
Exports of U.S. DDGS hit record levels in July and have grown seven times larger than levels eight years ago.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 4:13PM CDT 09/15/14 by Cheryl Anderson | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 
Argo Spot Ethanol Prices Stabilize after Steep Fall
Argo spot ethanol rebounds on oversold market condition while RIN values slump on excess supply.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 2:46PM CDT 09/15/14 by George Orwel | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 

Friday 09/12/14

A Crack in Ethanol's Armor
The ethanol market has remained incredibly strong through most of the year, building on firming demand growth in gasoline month over month based on increasing driving activity, and falling corn prices. But ethanol prices have been hit extremely hard through early September, accounting for double-digit price losses through this last week.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 3:46PM CDT 09/12/14 by Rick Kment | Post a Comment
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Call your Congressman today. Without massive government subsidy, ETOH faces a grim future.
Posted by Unknown at 7:15PM CDT 09/14/14
 
Declining Exports, Increasing Supplies Push DDG Prices Downward
Dried distillers grains prices fell $5 per ton after several weeks of increases, due largely to lackluster exports and plants trying to sell off some excess supplies.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 12:42PM CDT 09/12/14 by Cheryl Anderson | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 
Biodiesel RINs Continue to Erode as Q4 Looms, No RVO
2014 biomass-based diesel RIN credits dropped another 3 cents this week as Q4 approaches with no final RVO.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 11:30AM CDT 09/12/14 by Myke Feinman | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 

Thursday 09/11/14

U.S., Brazil Vie for Growth in China's Feed Demand
With China's growth in demand for feed grains and DDGS outgrowing its capacity for production, the U.S. and Brazil may be competing for the market, pending resolution of China's refusal to accept the MIR 162 biotech trait.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 4:02PM CDT 09/11/14 by Cheryl Anderson | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 
Spot Ethanol Prices Crater on Bearish Corn Report
Spot ethanol prices tumble after a bearish corn supply report pressed September corn futures to a better-than four-year low.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 12:05PM CDT 09/11/14 by George Orwel | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 

Wednesday 09/10/14

Spot Ethanol Prices Decline on Bearish Supply Data
Spot ethanol prices continue to decline as supply data shows climbing stocks on higher output and lower demand.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 1:56PM CDT 09/10/14 by Myke Feinman | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 

Tuesday 09/09/14

Ethanol Weakens on Corn Market Low
Follow-through pressure in the corn market early this week has led to additional losses across the ethanol complex. Traders look for record-setting corn production to still keep prices subdued. This is limiting ethanol buyer support as demand is also seasonally starting to slide.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 4:28PM CDT 09/09/14 by Rick Kment | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
 
Spot Ethanol Prices Ease with Falling Corn Futures
Spot ethanol prices retreat on the back of a corn futures selloff as weather seen not harming corn crop.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 1:57PM CDT 09/09/14 by George Orwel | 0 Comments | Post a Comment
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