SAN DIEGO � How much U.S. ethanol was produced last year? What were the top U.S. ethanol export markets? What are ethanol�s environmental and octane benefits? How many states offer E15 (15 percent ethanol) blends and how many automakers warranty their vehicles for higher ethanol blends? The answer to these questions and many more is simple � it�s in the 2017 Ethanol Industry Outlook, released today at the Renewable Fuels Association�s 22nd Annual National Ethanol Conference (NEC). Specifically, the Outlook provides readers with statistics, insight and analysis on the latest facts of the U.S. ethanol industry. The Pocket Guide to Ethanol, also released today, contains the same information as the Outlook, but in a simpler, portable format. �As our 2017 Outlook and Pocket Guide show, it was another outstanding year for the U.S. ethanol industry,� said RFA President and CEO Bob Dinneen. �These publications provide industry highlights of where we are and detailed analysis of where we are headed. To combat any misinformation on ethanol, consumers, policymakers and investors now have the facts at their fingertips.� Copies of the 2017 Ethanol Industry Outlook and Pocket Guide to Ethanol are available in print and online. The online version is available at�www.EthanolRFA.org.