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RFA Mourns Industry Pioneer Raymond Defenbaugh

The Renewable Fuels Association mourns the...

RFA’s Cooper Offers Outlook for Ethanol’s Future at Iowa Summit

As the keynote speaker at the...

RFA Lauds Senate Passage of USMCA

The Renewable Fuels Association today thanked...

RFA Hails First Phase of U.S.–China Trade Agreement

With today's signing of the first...

RFA 2020 Safety Webinar Series Kicks Off

The Renewable Fuels Association, in partnership...

As Iran Crisis Drives Oil Prices Higher, Ethanol Delivers Relief at the Pump

Tensions in the Middle East have...

RFA Congratulates Badger State Ethanol on Billion-Gallon Breakthrough

The Renewable Fuels Association today congratulated...

RFA Applauds House Approval of USMCA

The Renewable Fuels Association today lauded...

RFA: EPA Rule Won’t Prevent Further RFS Erosion by Waivers

The Renewable Fuels Association today expressed...

RFA Technical Expert to Lead Safety Coalition

Missy Ruff, director of safety and...

Video

Informative Videos

RFA Testifies at House Hearing on EPA Refinery Waivers

The massive increase in small refinery...

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

Blog

Insights and Analysis

Crude Oil: Has the United States Really Achieved Independence?

The recent conflict with Iran and...

The RFA 2020 Out-In List

Editor’s Note: In keeping with a...

The Atlantic’s Anti-Ethanol Errors

It is not surprising that a...

Correcting the Record on the Impact of Small Refinery Exemptions

By Geoff Cooper, RFA President and...

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...

Radio

Listen to Radio Interviews

Ethanol Report Podcast on New Trade Deals

RFA’s Scott Richman on Ethanol and Energy Security

RFA’s Geoff Cooper Provides Ethanol Outlook on 2020

RFA CEO Geoff Cooper Interviewed on EPA’s RFS Waivers

RFA’s Bob Dinneen talks EPA and the RFS on AgriTalk

Audio: Geoff Cooper Testifies on Failures of EPA’s Supplemental RFS Plan

Podcast: RFA Response to EPA’s Supplemental Proposal

RFA’s Ed Hubbard Discusses the Global Ethanol Summit

Ethanol Report Podcast on the RFS moving forward

RFA Radio Interview Follows Up on Friday EPA Announcement

Trade Monitor

Exports & Imports Statistics

U.S. Ethanol Exports Ease Despite Pop in Sales to Brazil while U.S. DDGS Shipments Surge Higher

January 7, 2020 — U.S. ethanol...

October Shipments of U.S. Ethanol Press Higher while U.S. DDGS Exports Slip

December 5, 2019 – U.S. ethanol...

September Sales of U.S. Ethanol and DDGS Decline Yet Remain Robust; U.S. Imports of Brazilian Ethanol Chip Away at Net Exports Margin

November 5, 2019 – U.S. ethanol...

U.S. Ethanol Shipments Improve in August while DDGS Sales Pop to Highest in a Year

October 4, 2019 – U.S. ethanol...

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...