13 July 2009 23:54 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS news)--Brazilian sugarcane industry association Unica on Monday accused a top US diplomat of saying Brazil does not yet produce enough ethanol to meet large-scale export demand.
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Unica alleged US assistant secretary of state for western hemisphere affairs Thomas A. Shannon said during a US Senate meeting last week that Brazil did not produce enough ethanol to meet large-scale export demand.
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A spokesperson at the US State Department did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
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