OMAHA (DTN) -- USDA's Foreign Ag Service said exports of U.S. ethanol declined in August from the same month the year prior, but dried distillers grains exports climbed.
U.S. ethanol exports totaled 50.1 million gallons in August, down 7% from the previous year, USDA said in a monthly export trade report. Year-to-date exports for 2015 are 6% higher.
Exports of DDG totaled 1.279 million metric tons in August, up 19% from a year ago. The year-to-date total is also higher, up 3%.
Chinese demand remains particularly strong. Exports of DDG to China were 41% higher in August than they were ...