U.S. Energy Information Administration: Ethanol Production, Ending Stocks Up Slightly

Production of fuel ethanol increased less than 1% last week, boosting ending stocks slightly in the United States, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration on Wednesday, Jan. 13.

Production averaged 941,000 barrels per day for the week ending Jan. 8 compared to 935,000barrels per day the preceding week.

Weekly U.S. ethanol ending stocks rose nearly 2% to 23.692 million barrels last week, up from 23.284 million barrels for the week before.