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DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Oct 11, 2013 03:30 PM CDT

Ethanol futures slipped lower Friday as several factors started to erode buyer support. Activity at the end of the week remained light, which may limit the overall impact of the 1-cent-per-gallon losses seen Friday. November futures closed at $1.717 a gallon, down 1.2 cents a gallon. Similar losses were seen in all other nearby contracts although front-month November contracts are still holding 8- to 11-cent premiums over nearby and deferred futures. The rumors being reported that EPA is proposing reductions in the 2014 RFS levels have put a little pressure in the market, but seem to be premature given so ...

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