Fri Dec 27, 2013 11:39 AM CST

NEW YORK (DTN) -- Total U.S. fuel ethanol inventories edged slightly higher for the fourth straight week last week, adding 35,000 barrels (bbl) of supply to lift domestic stocks to a three-month high at 15.66 million bbl despite another decline in domestic production and higher implied demand, according to new data released Friday, Dec. 27, by Energy Information Administration.

Total supplies are 4.7 million bbl, or 12.9%, below a year ago, according to the data for the week-ended Dec. 20.

The EIA data also showed ethanol production at U.S. plants eased last week for the second straight week, falling 2,000 ...

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