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China is still the big story in DDGS market

BY Sean Broderick, CHS Found In:Markets, CoproductsWith no approval to admit DDGS into China with Syngenta’s MIR 162 trait it's still the big story in the coproduct market. Shippers have been working to find resolutions for tons of product on contract but not yet shipped. READ MORE

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Ethanol prices supported by stable corn prices

BY Rick Kment, DTN Found In:Markets, FeedstocksDespite the focus on potential record corn production this growing season, corn futures are showing an amazing sense of stability at the end of August. This is creating the potential for light to moderate buyer support. READ MORE

August 22, 2014

Despite current issues, China 'hit for the cycle' in 2014

BY USGC Found In:Markets, Feedstocks, CoproductsDespite challenges surrounding imports, China has accomplished a feat never before seen. According to Chinese and USDA data, China has imported more than 3 million metric tons each of corn, sorghum and DDGS this marketing year, which ends Aug. 31. READ MORE

August 20, 2014

Abengoa reports strong quarter for biofuels, bioenergy

BY Anna Simet Found In:Operations, Markets, Cellulosic, BusinessAbengoa's biofuels and bioenergy business saw a strong second quarter in the Americas, Abengoa CEO Manuel Sanchez Ortega said during the company's first half of 2014 earnings call on Aug. 12. READ MORE

August 20, 2014

Cosan reports increased ethanol production in Q2 results

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, BusinessBrazil-based Cosan recently released financial results for the second quarter, reporting a 16 percent increase in EBITDA for its Raizen Energia business unit, which comprises its sugar, ethanol and cogeneration operations. READ MORE

August 20, 2014

Opinion: Getting Back to Basics

BY Mike BryanFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, BusinessIt's important to remind ourselves that ethanol is about revitalizing small towns and farms in rural America, writes Mike Bryan. A 50 MMgy ethanol plant will generate nearly $200 million in yearly revenue in DDGS and ethanol sales alone. READ MORE

August 19, 2014

Aemetis reports Q2 results, plans future improvements

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyAemetis Inc. has released second quarter financial results, reporting revenue of $57.2 million, a 21 percent increase over the same quarter of 2013. The company also outlined future improvement plans in a recent business update conference call. READ MORE

August 19, 2014

USGC: Malaysia grants U.S. DDGS exemption from new regulations

BY U.S. Grains Council Found In:Markets, Coproducts, PolicyMalaysian officials recently agreed to permanently exempt imports of U.S. distillers dried grains with solubles and corn gluten meal from the nation's new sanitary and phytosanitary and inspection regulations for agricultural commodities. READ MORE

August 15, 2014

Recent ethanol production volumes among highest recorded levels

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyThe U.S. Energy Information Administration has released the August issue of its Short-Term Energy Outlook, reporting that ethanol production has averaged approximately 940,000 barrels per day over the past three months. READ MORE