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DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Fri Dec 13, 2013 04:38 PM CST

Ethanol futures continue to be heavily impacted by recent pressure in corn prices and expectations that ethanol production levels will continue to climb. This further reduced prices with January futures taking the impact on the chin, sending prices 7.4 cents lower for the day. This pushed closing prices to $1.756 a gallon. Front month futures prices fell 23.8 cents per gallon through the week, as traders have looked past tighter supplies for the time being and are starting to protect themselves from inventory building and production increases.

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