NEWS
Ethanol Blog
George Orwel DTN Energy Reporter
Thu Nov 13, 2014 02:10 PM CST

Spot ethanol prices rallied in notional values but discussions ground to a halt Thursday as market participants clamped down after federal data came out showing an increase in domestic ethanol supplies.

Traders dismissed the supply data, saying a lack of rail capacity and a winter snowstorm in the Midwest has made it difficult to ship supplies to the West Coast and other destinations.

"[There's] not a car to be found," said a trader.

Prompt California ethanol offered at $2.50 per gallon, up 9.5 cents, while Argo prompt ethanol was talked at $2.35 per gallon for a 10.5 cents gain.

George ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Strong Immunity Wins Two weeks after calving, cows lose body condition. But if she is short on nutrients, too, that dr...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Farm lenders should halt their petty rivalry and focus on agriculture's best interest: Our nation...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • GOP Picks Conaway as House Ag Chairman The House Republican Steering Committee on Tuesday selected Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, as the...
  • Head Start A Pennsylvania teen has two years of a farm-to-fork business under his belt and is looking to exp...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business One of the world's wealthiest families measures success not in dollars but in authenticity.
  • Ask the Vet A warning about bull breeding soundness.
Related News Stories
RFS Delay Continues
E15 Market Expansion Seen
Court Tosses E15 Labeling Lawsuit