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Wall St shockwaves travel through ethanol: Updated

Wall St shockwaves are hitting a number of companies in the Ethanol business says Reuters in a report last Wednesday.The report looks at  Aventine and Verasun and the impact of a capital squeeze and rising corn prices. Management in those firms, and many more, will be working hard over the next few months. Verasun, is, […]

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Wall st shockwaves travel through ethanol

Wall St shockwaves are hitting a number of companies in the Ethanol business says Reuters in a report last Wednesday. Thereport looks at  Aventine and Verasun and the impact of a capitalsqueeze and rising corn prices. Management in those firms, and manymore, will be working hard over the next few months.

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The FT has noticed that there’s a link between oil and palm oil prices

The FT has noticed that there’s a link between oil and palm oil prices in a piece in today’s edition. In as much of the article that the paper is making free, they say: The prospect of crude oil staying above $100 a barrel is pushing the price of palm oil to record highs as […]

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FT gets wind of wheat price rises

The Financial Times has cottoned on to the fact that using wheat for bioethanol could push the price up in coming years…Adam Smith would have been proud… According to the report: Jonathan Kingsman, an agricultural consultant, ¬≠estimates that in Europe a gallon of ethanol will cost about $1.70 to produce from wheat and about $1.90 […]

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