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News from RFA

RFA Thanks Sens. Grassley, Klobuchar for Renewable Fuel Feedstock Reimbursement Act of 2020

The Renewable Fuels Association today thanked...

RFA-USDA Webinars to Spotlight Retailer Infrastructure Grants

In cooperation with the U.S. Department...

ClearFlame Joins RFA as Newest Member

The Renewable Fuels Association is pleased...

RFA Welcomes Inclusion of Renewable Fuel Emergency Relief Measures in HEROES Act

The Renewable Fuels Association today welcomed...

U.S. Ethanol Industry Disappointed in New Colombian Duties

The Colombian Ministry of Commerce, Industry,...

RFA, Other U.S. Farm & Biofuel Leaders Ask Congress for COVID-19 Relief

America’s top biofuel and farm advocates...

RFA Thanks Senators for Letter to President Defending Renewable Fuel Standard

The Renewable Fuels Association today thanked...

Now’s the Time to Fight for the Ethanol Industry

With the Senate returning to work...

RFA Welcomes Details on USDA Infrastructure Grant Program

Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture...

Coalition Opposes API Petition on 2020 RFS Obligations

A coalition of ethanol and farm...

Video

Informative Videos

RFA CEO Discusses New COVID-19 Aid Opportunity

RFA CEO on Demand Destruction and Federal Aid

RFA Interview: FDA Guidance on Ethanol for Sanitizer

2020 RFA Industry Award Winner

2019 Ethanol Facts Video

NEC State of the Industry

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

Blog

Insights and Analysis

Ethanol Ingredient Supplier DSM Taps Expansive Network to Provide Resources Across the Globe

DSM is a familiar face in...

Consulting Firm K·Coe Isom Provides Leadership through COVID-19 Crisis

RFA Member K·Coe Isom’s mission is...

Show Me Ethanol Galvanizes an Impressive Network of Hand Sanitizer Production Partners

Missouri-grown ethanol has found a new...

CRS Trips Over Itself in Assessing Whether COVID-19 Will Affect RFS Compliance

The report “The 2020 Renewable Fuel...

Commonwealth Agri-Energy Partners with Distilleries to Make Kentucky Proud

Bourbon Country has become a powerhouse...

Statewide Collaboration Brings Midwestern-Grown Hand Sanitizer to Chicago

  Word travels fast. And fortunately...

University Hand Sanitizer Project Galvanizes Nebraskan Ethanol Producers

It’s been an “all hands on...

Member Spotlight: Award-Winning Ethanol Plant Makes Iowa Safer With SIREtizer

  Southwest Iowa Renewable Energy (SIRE)...

Member Spotlight: KAAPA Ethanol Steps Up with Sanitizer and Personal Protective Equipment

  A local hospital and a...

Celebrating the Women of the Ethanol Workforce

By Jessica Bennett, RFA Vice President...

Radio

Listen to Radio Interviews

RFA’s Geoff Cooper on Ethanol’s Challenges & Coming Recovery

Ethanol Report Podcast: RFA May 15 News Conference

Interview: Keeping the Ethanol Industry Alive and Thriving in Pandemic

RFA’s Geoff Cooper talks Ethanol and COVID-19 on “Business of Agriculture” Podcast

RFA’s Geoff Cooper Interviewed on Ethanol’s Need for COVID-19 Assistance

RFA on AgriTalk: Oil States Wrong to Seek RFS Waiver

RFA’s Geoff Cooper on the State of Industry and Ethanol for Hand Sanitizer

Geoff Cooper on EPA’s newest delay tactic and COVID-19 impacts

RFA CEO Interviewed on SRE Court Decision, COVID-19 Impact

RFA Radio Update on Court Case, Ethanol for Hand Sanitizer

Trade Monitor

Exports & Imports Statistics

March Sees Lower U.S. Ethanol Exports but Global Sales of U.S. DDGS Firm

May 5, 2020 — U.S. ethanol...

February U.S. Ethanol Exports Surge to Two-Year High while Global Sales of U.S. DDGS Subside

April 2, 2020 — U.S. ethanol...

January U.S. Ethanol Net Exports and DDGS Shipments Surge

March 6, 2020 — U.S. ethanol...

December Global U.S. Ethanol Sales were Invigorated while DDGS Exports Subsided

February 5, 2020 — The official...

November 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...