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In Wake of Saudi Attacks, Ethanol Can Help Provide Real Energy Security

September 16, 2019 - Drone attacks...

All Drivers are Winners in Third Annual ‘Ethanol Days of Summer’ Contest

Last week’s Labor Day holiday signaled...

RFA Welcomes The Greenbrier Companies

The Renewable Fuels Association is pleased...

RFA, USGC and Growth Energy Comment on New Brazil Tariff Rate Quota

Brazil announced it has raised the...

EPA’s Final 2020 Volume Obligations Must Restore Lost Gallons

August 30, 2019—In formal comments submitted...

Internal White House Documents: EPA Ignored Trump Administration Recommendations to Redistribute Small Refinery Waived Volumes

August 26, 2019 - Documents obtained...

Ethanol Demand Destruction Clear to See as Consumption Wanes, Prices Fall and Plants Close

August 22, 2019 - In a...

RFA Statement on EPA and Demand Destruction from Refinery Exemptions

August 20, 2019 - Today, an...

RFA to Australia: Choose Ethanol, Not Petroleum Reserve

August 15, 2019 - In a...

RFA Safety Webinar Seeks to Train Trainers

August 14, 2019 - The Renewable...

Video

Informative Videos

Interview on Anti-RFS Legislation

RFA Interview on Refinery Waivers

RFA Interview on Environmental Studies

RFA Keynote at 2019 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop and Expo

President Trump Visits RFA Member Site

2019 State of Industry Report

Ethanol Production Process

Motorcyclists Using Ethanol

2019 Ethanol Facts Video

RFD MDR Geoff Cooper

Blog

Insights and Analysis

Five Reasons Why Big Oil is Wrong

On Wednesday, the American Fuel &...

Fact Check…or Temper Tantrum?

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Small Refiner Exemptions: It’s Time to Name Names

Despite the mounting public outcry for...

Crude Oil Price Surge, Seasonal Patterns Driving Gasoline Price Increases, Not Ethanol

There has been considerable discussion lately...

Terminal Availability of E15 Grows as EPA Prepares to Remove RVP Barrier

This first appeared in the March...

RFA Uses “Superpowers” to Assist Thousands of Sites with Infrastructure Assessments

**This first appeared in the February...

2019: The Year Ethanol Misinformation Died

If 2019 is anything like 2018,...

The RFA Annual In/Out List of 2019

With the benefit of hindsight, 2018...

Big Oil’s E15 Hypocrisy: Hello Pot, Meet Kettle

  This first appeared in the...

Demand Destruction from Small Refinery Exemptions is Clear and Continuing

There has been a media blitz...

Radio

Listen to Radio Interviews

Geoff Cooper Updates on Refinery Waivers and the RFS

Ethanol Report Podcast: Washington Update, Sept. 6, 2019

WIBW Ag Issues Podcast with Bob Dinneen

RFA Radio Interview On RFS Waivers And Demand Destruction

RFA’s Geoff Cooper on the Radio About President Trump, Refinery Exemptions and Exports

RFA’s Bob Dinneen on the RFS Waivers

AgWired Radio Interview On Refinery Exemptions

Changing Minds on Ethanol at Sturgis

RFA talks about Sturgis on Agri-Talk

Robert White on Adams On Agriculture

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Trade Monitor

Exports & Imports Statistics

July U.S. Ethanol Exports Robust Outside of Thinner Sales to Brazil; Global Sales of U.S. Distillers Grains Decrease

September 4, 2019 – U.S. ethanol...

U.S. Ethanol Exports Surge in June while Imports Return; Distillers Grains Exports Remain Robust

August 2, 2019 – U.S. ethanol...

U.S. Ethanol Exports Soften in May while Distillers Grains Exports Build

U.S. ethanol exports decreased to 99.6...

U.S. Ethanol Exports Rose Further in April, as Distillers Grains Exports Moderated

U.S. ethanol exports rose to 150.2...

U.S. Exports of Ethanol & Distillers Grains Reinvigorated in March

U.S. ethanol exports swelled 23% to...

February U.S. Ethanol Export Market Softens but Remains Robust; Distillers Grains Exports Dip to 6-Year Low

U.S. ethanol exports totaled 113.8 million...

January U.S. Ethanol Exports Strong, Distillers Grains Exports Subside

U.S. ethanol exports totaled 127.9 million...

December Global Sales of U.S. Ethanol and DDGS Tighten but Sustain Healthy Volumes

The official numbers are in and...

Strong Global Demand for U.S. Ethanol and DDGS Continues into November

U.S. ethanol exports through November 2018...

Burgeoning U.S. Ethanol Exports Third Highest on Record; Global Demand for U.S. DDGS Remains Strong

U.S. ethanol exports totaled 175.4 million...