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March 9, 2016
Post increased its forecast for Brazil’s 2015/16 soybean production to a record 100 million metric tons (mmt).
November 3, 2015
Post forecasts the 2015/16 soybean production at a record of 98.5 million metric tons despite the slow planting start for the second year in a row in the center-west region.
August 26, 2015
Colombian biofuels production cannot fulfill policy expectations as a result of production deficiencies and insular policies that restrict trade.
August 25, 2015
Lower rates of discretionary blending are expected to result in lower ethanol production and lower imports of U.S. ethanol for 2015 and 2016.
August 14, 2015
Paraguayan ethanol production is forecast to reach a record 215 million liters in 2016. This is a result of expected larger sales of gasoline as the local economy continues to expand.
August 13, 2015
In February 2015, the government of Brazil (GOB) raised federal taxes (CIDE and PIS/COFINS) on gasoline to R$ 0.22 /liter, which increased the competiveness of ethanol relative to the fossil fuel.
August 6, 2015
On May 13, 2015, Ecuador President Rafael Correa signed Executive Decree 675. The decree doubles to ten percent the ethanol blend rate in Ecuadorian regular grade (87-octane) gasoline.
July 17, 2015
Ethanol production for calendar year (CY) 2016 is forecast at 160 million liters, a 33 percent reduction from our CY 2015 estimate.
July 6, 2015
Argentine bioethanol production and consumption for 2016 are forecast up at a record 900 million liters.
April 15, 2015
Canada's oilseed production (canola, soybeans and sunflowers) for 2015/2016 is forecast to increase a marginal two percent, assuming normal yields, to 22.1 million metric tons (MMT).
April 3, 2015
In a time of tight margins due to lower commodity prices, only soybeans make financial sense.
April 1, 2015
FAS/Brasilia forecasts 2015/16 soybean production at 94 million metric tons (mmt) despite a drop in planted area to 31.1 million hectares, a decrease of one percent compared to 2014/15.
March 4, 2015
Post kept its forecast for Brazil's 2014/15 soybean production at a record of 93 million metric tons (MT).
November 26, 2014
The Canadian renewable fuels industry is coming close to reaching its medium term domestic production capacity.
November 13, 2014
U.S. ethanol had benefitted from the CTPA with monthly exports to Colombia averaging 3.75 million liters from October 2013 to March 2014 with a total trade value of $17.6 million.
March 13, 2014
The U.S-Mexico ag trade relationship is broad and deep, with opportunities to further integrate our rural economies while supplying desired products to consumers in both countries year-round.
November 28, 2013
August 2, 2013
Guatemala has no laws to promote biofuels development, but the country is the strongest potential producer of biofuels in Central America.
July 1, 2013
The Colombian government has communicated no clear vision for biofuels policies despite promises to increase blend mandates as new production facilities come online in 2015.
June 28, 2013
Canadian biofuel production remains below what Post estimates is needed to meet federal standards. Limited production makes it unlikely Canada will become a major player in the global ethanol market.

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