NEWS
George Orwel DTN Energy Reporter
Thu Oct 10, 2013 02:30 PM CDT

NEW YORK (DTN) -- Brazil's sugar and ethanol trade group, commonly known as UNICA, said in a report Thursday that mills in the country's south-central region produced and sold more ethanol in September than they did during the same month a year earlier.

UNICA said 1.6 billion liters of ethanol was produced there during the final half of September, up 11.2% from the prior year. Production of anhydrous ethanol, which is mostly exported to the United States, was 12.24% higher at 711.5 million liters.

Ethanol production from April 1, the start of the sugarcane season, to Oct. 1 totaled 18.83 ...

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