Wed Dec 11, 2013 04:45 PM CST The increased production levels at ethanol plants through the country are starting to have a measureable impact on stocks. This could start to create significant weakness to the ethanol market through the next couple of months.
Tue Dec 10, 2013 03:12 PM CST Ethanol futures slipped lower Tuesday as increased corn use for ethanol was not enough to draw buyers to the market. The weakness in corn prices is creating buyer apathy through ethanol markets early in the week.
Tue Dec 3, 2013 06:13 AM CST Turning the page on the calendar only accelerated the buyer interest in front-month ethanol futures Monday. Strong double-digit gains developed in December contracts as traders focused on gaining access to spot product at a time when inventory levels continue to slide lower.
Wed Nov 27, 2013 03:20 PM CST Strong end-of-the-year demand carrying into late December is further eroding inventory. Inventory levels fell 4.2 million gallons at the end of last week. This is expected to continue to draw buyer support to spot-month markets and push prices higher.
Wed Nov 27, 2013 11:13 AM CST Iowa politicians and members of the ethanol industry joined forces recently to oppose a proposal by the Environmental Protection Agency to lower the Renewable Fuel Standard.
Mon Nov 25, 2013 02:49 PM CST Trade through the ethanol complex remained sluggish Monday. This led to moderate to strong market pressure and could create some uncertainty surrounding the recent support in ethanol markets and overall energy price levels.