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USA – Ethanol demand destruction from COVID-19 forcing plants to idle [Full subscriber]

COVID-19 related impact on the staggering rise in unemployment (3.3 million people filing for benefits in the 4th week in March) plus the attendant restrictions on movement is invariably resulting in people driving much less than before, thereby reducing demand for transportation fuels – both gasoline and ethanol – according to the study1 published by economists the University of Illinois on March 26.…

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