RFA Weekly Ethanol Production For Week of 10/27/2017

Here is the weekly ethanol production data for the week ended 10/27/2017.

According to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association, ethanol production averaged 1.056 million barrels per day (b/d)—or 44.35 million gallons daily. 

That is up 18,000 b/d from the week before and represents an eight-week high. 

The four-week average for ethanol production increased to 1.020 million b/d for an annualized rate of 15.64 billion gallons.

Stocks of ethanol were 21.5 million barrels. 

That is a 2.4% increase from last week.

Imports of ethanol remained flat at zero b/d for the seventh week in a row.

Average weekly gasoline demand increased 1.6% to 397.4 million gallons (9.461 million barrels) daily. 

That is equivalent to 145.0 billion gallons annualized. 

Refiner/blender input of ethanol increased 0.5% to 930,000 b/d, equivalent to 14.26 billion gallons annualized.

Expressed as a percentage of daily gasoline demand, daily ethanol production remained at 11.16%.

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