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Brazil Ethanol Output Rises
Tue Sep 10, 2013 02:16 PM CDT

NEW YORK (DTN) -- The Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association, known by its acronym UNICA, said Sept. 10 that ethanol production and sales in Brazil rose in August due to higher demand.

The industry group said ethanol production increased in the South-central region of Brazil as millers increased sugar cane processing during the last 15 days of the month, boosting ethanol output by about 7% compared to output for the first 15 days of the month and 8.25% higher than a year earlier.

Sales of ethanol rose 0.5% to 2.54 billion liters or 670 million gallons in August from July levels ...

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