Here is the weekly ethanol production data for the week ended 9/29/2017.
According to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, ethanol production averaged 1.010 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 42.42 million gallons daily.
That is up 13,000 b/d from the week before.
The four-week average for ethanol production decreased to 1.021 million b/d for an annualized rate of 15.65 billion gallons)—the lowest average in 7 weeks.
Stocks of ethanol were 21.5 million barrels.
That is a 3.9% increase from last week and a six-week high.
Imports of ethanol remained flat at zero b/d for the third week in a row.
Average weekly gasoline demand decreased 3.0% to 388.1 million gallons (9.241 million barrels) daily.
This is equivalent to 141.7 gallons annualized.
Refiner/blender input of ethanol increased 1.4% to 930,000 b/d, equivalent to 14.26 billion gallons annualized.
This means gasoline contained an average of 10.06% ethanol for the week.
Year-to-date, gasoline has contained an average of 9.83% ethanol.
Expressed as a percentage of daily gasoline demand, daily ethanol production increased to 10.93%.