2016 Outlook: Ethanol producers face dueling market shifts

2016 Outlook: Ethanol producers face dueling market shifts

FOLLOWING 18 months of record earnings, the U.S. ethanol industry has rebalanced in 2015.

As energy prices collapsed in late 2014, so did ethanol prices and plant margins. However, ethanol's supply and demand has remained well balanced, and producers have maintained positive earnings, according to a new report from CoBank, titled "Ethanol Industry Rebalances."

Looking ahead through 2016, the report says plant operators will

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