NEWS
DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Mar 3, 2014 04:54 PM CST

Ethanol futures closed mixed following light to moderate trading ranges. Front-month March futures posted a 2.7-cent-per-gallon loss, closing at $2.265 a gallon. The focus on the exchange has been the renewed support in both energy and corn markets. Corn prices gained 6 cents per bushel in front-month futures. This is creating higher production costs for most producers, and could limit long-term production over the coming weeks and months. Deferred futures posted strong gains as summer contracts increased 2 to 3 cents per gallon. Expectations of global tensions possible following unrest in Ukraine could draw both short- and long-term support into ...

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