Wed Apr 1, 2015 04:03 PM CDT Strong reductions in ethanol and gasoline markets helped spark active buyer interest into energy and ethanol markets. Even though supplies remain well above year-ago levels in each of the markets, traders are focusing on the building demand through the end of March. This added 6-cent rallies to both ethanol and RBOB gasoline prices, while crude oil futures rallied more than $2 per barrel.
Tue Mar 31, 2015 02:02 PM CDT The future of exporting genetically engineered grain and co-products to Southeast Asia was discussed at a recent symposium in Singapore. The U.S. Grains Council and companies from many countries attended the meeting.
Wed Mar 25, 2015 02:46 PM CDT Ethanol futures turned lower Wednesday despite moderate to strong gains in both the corn and energy markets. The focus on a strong increase in ethanol supplies at the end of last week once again is creating concerns of abundant supplies.
Wed Mar 18, 2015 05:50 PM CDT Ethanol stocks slipped 1.7% at the end of last week, moving to a six-week low. But this drop in inventory is far from pointing to a tight supply as total inventory levels are well above year-ago levels. This could limit long-term buyer support in the ethanol market through most of the spring.
Wed Mar 18, 2015 12:33 PM CDT RBOB gasoline futures prices continue to erode through the middle of March, creating uncertainty about further buyer support as spring and summer interest approaches. This could continue to limit buyer interest in ethanol markets.