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Court denies temporary injunction against RFS waivers

The US Court of Appeals in Washington on May 17, 2019 denied the Advanced Biofuel Association's request that the US Environmental Protection Agency be ordered to stop issuing hardship exemptions to small refineries under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS).

US Agricultural Policy Biofuels

EU repeals anti-dumping duties on US ethanol imports

The EU has decided to repeal the anti-dumping duty on US fuel ethanol with immediate effect.

Biofuels Trade Disputes

World sugar balance seen slightly in deficit in 2019/20

The 2019/20 sugar season is expected to see a minor global deficit, according to sister title FO Licht’s latest report.

Sugar Production

EU sugar beet area to drop 6% in 2019

The area under sugar beet cultivation in the EU is expected to be about 6% lower than last year, according to sister title, FO Licht’s latest projection.

Beet Sugar EU

Brazilian coffee exports hit a 5-year high

Total Brazilian coffee exports in the accumulated 2018/19 crop (July-March), totaled 30.951 million 60 kilo bags; 30.32% higher than the same period last season and the highest for five years, according to Brazilian Coffee Exporters' Council (Cecafé).

Brazil Coffee

Will Brazil's ethanol save the sugar market again?

In 2018/19 the Centre/South Brazilian industry saved the sugar market by shifting an unprecedented volume of cane away from the production of the sweetener, but is this likely to happen this season?

Brazil Ethanol
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