Ethanol Blog
George Orwel DTN Energy Reporter
Thu Jan 24, 2013 02:58 PM CST

Spot ethanol prices slipped fractionally in Chicago and New York but remained flat along the West Coast after federal data showed production of ethanol from plants across the nation rose 1.0% to 792,000 bpd in the week-ended Jan. 18, with imports up 148% to 67,000 bpd for the week.

Most of the ethanol imports were received along the East Coast. Energy Information Administration's data also detailed a 278,000 bbl draw from ethanol stocks to 20.1 million bbl for last week while implied demand was up 0.8% to 777,000 bpd.

George Orwel can be reached at

Quick View
  • Is Your Burndown Working? A cool, wet spring and the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds mean farmers should take the extra...
  • Gains on Covers It took Jerry Doan several years and a lot of trials, but the North Dakota beef producer has lear...
  • Side-by-Sides and Cool Helmets Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.
  • Stress Test for Borrowers Farm finances rate an "A" now, but economists debate if that's good enough to handle a major corr...
  • Senators Question EPA A group of U.S. senators Wednesday told President Barack Obama that his administration has not fo...
  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
  • Full-Circle Farming Bill Couser sees farming as a full circle. If it comes off the farm, it can go back into the farm.
  • Making the Grade What if corn isn't cheap the next five years? Fickle price projections can sway farm bill choices.
  • Ask the Vet What's my best bet for fly control?
Related News Stories
Biodiesel Advocates Fight Back
Cellulosic Under Construction
Indiana Biodiesel Producer Charged