October biodiesel production near record

The U.S. produced 170 million gallons of biodiesel in October, up 4 percent from September and 1 million gallons shy of tying August’s record volume. Monthly production was up 15 percent from October 2017. Processors used 699 million pounds of soybean oil, up 21 [...]

July biodiesel production sets new record

Another month, another record for 2018 biodiesel: Manufacturers produced 163 million gallons in July, up 18 percent from July 2017. Soybean oil and corn oil both hit new record utilization as feedstocks. Soybean oil use was 671 million pounds, up 11 percent from the [...]

April extends steep drop in crude corn oil exports

The U.S. exported just 9,200 MT of corn oil in April, down 80 percent from April 2017. Both crude and refined oils were down sharply, with crude export volume at just under 7,000 MT and refined volume just over 2,200 MT, down 81 percent [...]