DTN Daily Ethanol Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Fri Jan 31, 2014 05:05 PM CST

Ethanol futures closed fractionally lower as supply worries have ceased for now. There wasn't much action Friday in the cash or futures market which put a little pressure on prices. February ethanol futures closed at $1.885 and March closed at $1.816 per gallon.

Crude oil futures ran out of gas to end the week closing lower as slow economic growth in Europe pressured futures along with a higher U.S. dollar adding to losses. Concerns that economic growth is slowing in China signaled the possibility of lower oil demand this year. March closed down 74 cents at $97.49 and April closed ...

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