US ethanol supplies strengthen as production increases

02 April 2014 16:08 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)--US ethanol supplies strengthened for the second week in a row as production increased by 4.2% for the week ending 28 March, the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) said on Wednesday.

Ethanol supplies are down by 9.1% from 17.5m bbl in the same week a year ago. Meanwhile, ethanol production is up by 14.3% from 807,000 bbl/day in the same week a year ago.

There were 11,000 bbl/day of imports, up from nothing the prior week.

 

28-March

21-March

14-March

7-March

 

Ethanol Stocks

15.9

15.7

15.3

15.9

m bbl

Ethanol Production

922

885

891

869

bbl/d *

* figures in thousand bbl

By Bobbie Clark