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Industrial Info Resources

September 26, 2011 06:20 ET

U.S. Ethanol Production Slips, but Exports Set Monthly Record, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Sep 26, 2011) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- U.S. ethanol production dropped 8,000 barrels per day during the week ending September 16. The drop is attributed to fall maintenance shutdowns at the country's 209 ethanol production facilities. Approximately 17 plants took a three- to five-day maintenance shutdown in the third quarter of 2011. In addition, the demand for gasoline, generally blended with ethanol, was down 1.7% percent from year-ago levels.

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