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DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Mar 25, 2013 04:31 PM CDT

Ethanol futures closed mixed in a narrow range Monday. The strength in both energy and corn markets was not enough to hold front-month April ethanol contracts higher at closing bell. April futures closed at $2.54 a gallon, falling 0.4 cents a gallon. Other nearby contracts followed the 7-cent rally in the corn market. But the lack of buyer support in the ethanol complex made it hard to post more than fractional gains through most nearby contract months. Traders remain concerned about the overall demand side of the market and gasoline usage through the upcoming months. This could limit additional support ...

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