Ethanol Blog
Myke Feinman Refine Fuels Reporter
Fri Feb 21, 2014 02:34 PM CST

Empty ethanol rail tanker cars are making the journey back to the producing-Midwest, but are taking three times as long due to winter weather challenges, sources said.

"They've (ethanol tanker cars) just started to move as of this past weekend," said Kevin Davidson, spokesman for KAG Ethanol Logistics of Canton, Ohio. "Normally they take five days transit, and that has turned into 12 to 15 days."

He said the recent Southeast ice storms have stranded railcars in that region.

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