TITLE

Ethanol driving force behind corn prices

AUTHOR(S)
Hollis, Paul L.
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;10/20/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 24, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the continued demand for corn and its prices with the help of ethanol as a driving factor in the U.S. Economist Mark Welch cites that major oil companies own larger capacity of ethanol production accounting to 10 percent, which regards to be one of its structural changes affecting the growth of the industry. It notes the growth of biofuel market despite the global economic condition, which remains higher through the support of the growth on grain consumption.
ACCESSION #
56570891

 

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