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Ethanol Blog
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Dec 11, 2013 04:45 PM CST

Even though ethanol inventories grew for the second straight week in a row at the end of last week, most of the current focus is on growing ethanol production. With cash corn prices at or under $4 per bushel in most major ethanol-producing areas, the lower cost of production is creating a great opportunity to take advantage of strong margins. Current profit margins are stronger than they have been in a couple years. Ethanol producers are eager to take advantage of this opportunity. Total ethanol production last week averaged 39.6 million gallons per day. This is a 1.3-million-gallon-per-day jump from ...

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