US ethanol stocks, production rise week on week

11 October 2012 16:55  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--US ethanol stocks and production levels increased last week, a government agency said on Thursday.

Ethanol stocks for the week ended 5 October were at 19.3m bbl, up from 18.8m bbl a week earlier, according to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA). The increase pushed stockpiles back to levels seen two weeks prior.

Meanwhile, ethanol production was at 800,000 bbl/day, 15,000 bbl/day higher from the previous week’s production level of 785,000 bbl/day, the EIA said.

US weekly ethanol inventories – m bbl (EIA)

5 Oct

28 Sept

21 Sept

14 Sept

7 Sept

19.3

18.8

19.3

19.3

19.0

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By: Anna Matherne
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