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World Fuel Ethanol Production

Country
Millions of Gallons
United States
14,300
Brazil
6,190
Europe
1,445
China
635
Canada
510
Thailand
310
Argentina
160
India
155
Rest of World
865

Source: RFA analysis of public and private estimates

Country
Millions of Gallons
United States
13,300
Brazil
6,267
Europe
1,371
China
696
India
545
Canada
523
Rest of World
727

Source: USDA-FAS

Region
Millions of Gallons
North & Central America
13,768
South America
5,800
Brazil
5,577
Europe
1,139
Asia
952
China
555
Canada
449
Australia
71
Africa
42

Source: RFA, F.O. Lichts

Region
Millions of Gallons
North & Central America
14,401.34
South America
5,771.90
Brazil
5,573.24
Europe
1,167.64
Asia
889.70
China
554.76
Canada
462.30
Australia
87.20
Africa
38.31

Source: RFA, F.O. Lichts

Continent
Millions of Gallons
North & Central America
13,720.99
South America
7,121.76
Europe
1,208.58
Asia
785.91
Australia
66.04
Oceania
66.04
Africa
43.59

Source: F.O. Lichts

Country
Millions of Gallons
Brazil
6,921.54
European Union
1,176.88
China
541.55
Canada
356.63

Source: F.O. Lichts

Country
Millions of Gallons
United States
10,600.00
Brazil
6577.89
European Union
1039.52
China
541.55
Thailand
435.20
Canada
290.59
Other
247.27
Colombia
83.21
India
91.67
Australia
56.80
Total
19,534.99

Source: RFA, F.O. Lichts

Country
Millions of Gallons
United States
9000.0
Brazil
6472.2
European Union
733.6
China
501.9
Canada
237.7
Other
128.4
Thailand
89.8
Colombia
79.29
India
66.0
Australia
26.4
Total
17,335.2

Source: RFA, F.O. Lichts 2008 Estimates

Country
Millions of Gallons
United States
6498.6
Brazil
5019.2
European Union
570.3
China
486.0
Canada
211.3
Thailand
79.2
Colombia
74.9
India
52.8
Central America
39.6
Australia
26.4
Turkey
15.8
Pakistan
9.2
Peru
7.9
Argentina
5.2

Annual U.S. Fuel Ethanol Production

Year Millions of Gallons
1980 175
1981 215
1982 350
1983 415
1984 510
1985 617
1986 712
1987 819
1988 831
1989 843
1990 848
1991 866
1992 985
1993 1,154
1994 1,289
1995 1,358
1996 1,088
1997 1,288
1998 1,405
1999 1,465
2000 1,622
2001 1,765
2002 2,140
2003 2,810
2004 3,404
2005 3,904
2006 4,884
2007 6,521
2008 9,309
2009 10,938
2010 13,298
2011 13,929
2012 13,218
2013 13,312
2014 14,340

From its modest beginning in 1980, the U.S. ethanol industry has grown tremendously in response to surging domestic use and worldwide demand. Click below to see annual production from 1980–2014.

14,370,000,000

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Gallons of U.S. Ethanol Produced in 2014

Weekly & Monthly Ethanol Production

The charts below contain weekly and monthly data from the EIA on U.S. ethanol supply, ethanol production in terms of gasoline demand, and input use for co-product production.

WEEK ENDINGPRODUCTION
(Weekly — 000 bbls./day)
PRODUCTION
(Weekly — 000 gals./day)
STOCKS
(million bbls.)
GASOLINE DEMAND
(000 gals./day)
ETHANOL % OF
GASOLINE DEMAND
1/1/2016996 41,83221.1 342,67812.21%
1/8/20161,003 42,12621.3 357,00011.80%
1/15/2016983 41,28621.9 381,31810.83%
1/22/2016961 40,36221.4 375,52210.75%
1/29/2016959 40,27822.4 350,32211.50%
2/5/2016969 40,69823.0 383,12410.62%
WEEK ENDINGPRODUCTION
(Weekly — 000 bbls./day)
PRODUCTION
(Weekly — 000 gals./day)
STOCKS
(million bbls.)
GASOLINE DEMAND
(000 gals./day)
ETHANOL % OF
GASOLINE DEMAND
1/2/2015949 39,858 18.8 369,978 10.77%
1/9/2015978 41,076 20.2 372,750 11.02%
1/16/2015979 41,118 20.4 371,742 11.06%
1/23/2015978 41,076 20.6 378,924 10.84%
1/30/2015948 39,816 21.0 354,564 11.23%
2/6/2015961 40,362 21.1 347,844 11.60%
2/13/2015964 40,488 21.1 369,978 10.94%
2/20/2015947 39,774 21.6 374,430 10.62%
2/27/2015931 39,102 21.5 362,460 10.79%
3/6/2015944 39,648 21.2 357,630 11.09%
3/13/2015947 39,774 20.8 388,920 10.23%
3/20/2015953 40,026 21.3 361,998 11.06%
3/27/2015952 39,984 20.5 396,270 10.09%
4/3/2015936 39,312 20.5 361,620 10.87%
4/10/2015924 38,808 20.6 374,388 10.37%
4/17/2015930 39,060 21.3 385,770 10.13%
4/24/2015921 38,682 20.8 374,640 10.33%
5/1/2015887 37,254 20.8 368,970 10.10%
5/8/2015912 38,304 20.3 386,442 9.91%
5/15/2015958 40,236 20.4 388,962 10.34%
5/22/2015969 40,698 20.1 408,828 9.95%
5/29/2015972 40,824 20.1 377,076 10.83%
6/5/2015992 41,664 20.2 403,200 10.33%
6/12/2015980 41,160 20.7 385,392 10.68%
6/19/2015994 41,748 19.8 405,510 10.30%
6/26/2015968 40,656 19.5 408,702 9.95%
7/3/2015987 41,454 19.8 400,344 10.35%
7/10/2015984 41,328 19.7 394,968 10.46%
7/17/2015973 40,866 19.6 409,458 9.98%
7/24/2015965 40,530 19.6 392,238 10.33%
7/31/2015961 40,362 19.2 406,854 9.92%
8/7/2015965 40,530 18.5 406,812 9.96%
8/14/2015965 40,530 18.6 407,610 9.94%
8/21/2015952 39,984 18.6 385,938 10.36%
8/28/2015948 39,816 19.0 396,396 10.04%
9/4/2015958 40,236 18.6 378,714 10.62%
9/11/201596140,36218.3377,28610.70%
9/18/201593839,39618.9387,03010.18%
9/25/2015943 39,60618.8 378,882 10.45%
10/2/2015950 39,900 18.8 376,236 10.61%
10/9/2015949 39,858 19.0 383,754 10.39%
10/16/2015951 39,942 18.9 384,594 10.39%
10/23/2015944 39,648 18.3 392,406 10.10%
10/30/2015969 40,69818.8 385,72810.55%
11/6/2015982 41,24418.9 394,29610.46%
11/13/2015975 40,95019.2 380,26810.77%
11/20/20151,008 42,33619.6 374,68211.30%
11/27/2015956 40,15220.0 389,80210.30%
12/4/2015993 41,70619.8 395,64010.54%
12/11/20151,000 42,00020.3 387,24010.85%
12/18/2015973 40,86620.4 385,77010.59%
12/25/2015992 41,66420.2 394,59010.56%
MONTHPRODUCTION
(000 bls.)
STOCKS
(000 bls.)
STOCKS
(days in reserve)
IMPORTS
(000 gals.)
GROSS SUPPLY
(000 gals.)
STOCK CHANGE
(000 gals.)
EXPORTS
(000 gals.)
DOMESTIC DEMAND
(000 gals.)
TOTAL DEMAND
(000 gals.)
TOTAL DEMAND
(000 bls./day)
January29,75520,54322.82941,250,00475,76868,7541,105,4821,174,236902
February26,78820,97924.61,6381,126,73418,31285,3021,023,1201,108,422851
March29,48920,86521.82941,238,832-4,78883,9581,159,6621,243,620955
April27,91020,78722.810,7941,183,014-3,27675,0121,111,2781,186,290911
May29,66620,12020.63361,246,308-66764,6801,209,6421,274,322979
June29,68420,02920.83781,247,106-9160,3541,190,5741,250,928961
July 30,256
19,594
19.8
1,722
1,272,474
-435
77,406
1,213,338
1,290,744
991
August 29,62119,25919.7 15,414 1,259,496 -335 50,274 1,223,292 1,273,566 978
September 28,54318,90419.9 21,210 1,220,016 -355 60,396 1,174,530 1,234,926 948
October 30,13918,88919.3 8,946 1,274,784 -15 75,432 1,199,982 1,275,414 980
November 29,59419,94521.3 20,916 1,263,864 1,056 60,900 1,158,612 1,219,512 937
WEEK ENDINGPRODUCTION
(Weekly — 000 bbls./day)
PRODUCTION
(Weekly — 000 gals./day)
STOCKS
(million bbls.)
GASOLINE DEMAND
(000 gals./day)
ETHANOL % OF
GASOLINE DEMAND
1/3/2014919 38,598 16.1347,50811.11%
1/10/2014868 36,456 16.1336,88210.82%
1/17/2014905 38,010 17338,47811.23%
1/24/2014900 37,800 16.9360,52810.48%
1/31/2014895 37,590 16.7354,98410.59%
2/7/2014902 37,884 17.1349,65010.83%
2/14/2014903 37,926 17.2337,26011.25%
2/21/2014905 38,010 17358,47010.60%
2/28/2014894 37,548 16.6353,26210.63%
3/7/2014869 36,498 15.9375,8589.71%
3/14/2014891 37,422 15.3357,50410.47%
3/21/2014885 37,170 15.7378,0849.83%
3/28/2014922 38,724 15.9365,94610.58%
4/4/2014896 37,632 16.4377,8329.96%
4/11/2014939 39,438 16361,87210.90%
4/18/2014910 38,220 16.5354,06010.79%
4/25/2014898 37,716 17.2365,10610.33%
5/2/2014894 37,548 17.1366,19810.25%
5/9/2014922 38,724 17.3386,02210.03%
5/16/2014925 38,850 17385,30810.08%
5/23/2014927 38,934 17.5391,0209.96%
5/30/2014938 39,396 18.3382,36810.30%
6/6/2014944 39,648 18.4362,20810.95%
6/13/2014972 40,824 17.9388,83610.50%
6/20/2014938 39,396 18.2370,14610.64%
6/27/2014953 40,026 18.2385,05610.39%
7/4/2014927 38,934 18.3375,27010.37%
7/11/2014943 39,606 17.9380,39410.41%
7/18/2014959 40,278 17.9369,26410.91%
7/25/2014954 40,068 18.6378,25210.59%
8/1/2014902 37,884 18.3393,0789.64%
8/8/2014931 39,102 17.8374,72410.43%
8/15/2014937 39,354 18.3368,55010.68%
8/22/2014913 38,346 17.3382,20010.03%
8/29/2014921 38,682 17.7398,1609.72%
9/5/2014927 38,934 18361,66210.77%
9/12/2014931 39,102 18.8365,69410.69%
9/19/2014889 37,338 18.6368,80210.12%
9/26/2014881 37,002 18.8363,72010.17%
10/3/2014901 37,842 18.7363,09010.42%
10/10/2014885 37,170 18.4379,8069.79%
10/17/2014896 37,632 17.9371,11210.14%
10/24/2014937 39,354 17372,41410.57%
10/31/2014929 39,018 17.2384,80410.14%
11/7/2014946 39,732 17.7378,21010.51%
11/14/2014970 40,740 17.3386,14810.55%
11/21/2014982 41,244 17.1388,66810.61%
11/28/2014962 40,404 17.3395,85010.21%
12/5/2014988 41,496 17.8359,05811.56%
12/12/2014990 41,580 17.7393,66610.56%
12/19/2014992 41,664 17.6399,75610.42%
12/26/2014972 40,824 18.1403,78810.11%
MONTHPRODUCTION
(000 bls.)
STOCKS
(000 bls.)
STOCKS
(days in reserve)
IMPORTS
(000 gals.)
GROSS SUPPLY
(000 gals.)
STOCK CHANGE (000 gals.)EXPORTS
(000 gals.)
DOMESTIC DEMAND
(000 gals.)
TOTAL DEMAND
(000 gals.)
TOTAL DEMAND
(000 bls./day)
January28,34417,08619.14201,190,86828,01486,2681,076,5861,162,854893
February25,40116,83420.31,8481,068,690-10,58467,4101,011,8641,079,274829
March28,11617,34919.43,1081,183,98021,63089,8381,072,5121,162,350893
April27,83717,3561919,1941,188,34829466,5701,121,4841,188,054912
May29,03918,11719.523,5621,243,20031,96253,0461,158,1921,211,238930
June28,75918,66420.44,2001,212,07822,97460,1021,129,0021,189,104913
July29,41318,66519.64,3681,239,7144267,2001,172,4721,239,672952
August28,66518,47119.83781,204,308-8,14854,2641,158,1921,212,456931
September27,57718,66021.12941,158,5287,93856,8681,093,7221,150,590884
October28,64117,26517.81,2601,204,182-58,59079,2961,183,4761,262,772970
November28,57317,02918.31,3861,201,452-9,91290,9721,120,3921,211,364930
December31,05418,73919.612,2641,316,53271,82075,5161,169,1961,244,712956
TOTAL341,419214,23572,28214,411,880847,35013,467,09014,314,44010,994
AVERAGE28,45217,85319.56,0241,200,9908,12070,6131,122,2581,192,870916
WEEK ENDINGPRODUCTION
(Weekly — 000 bbls./day)
PRODUCTION
(Weekly — 000 gals./day)
STOCKS
(million bbls.)
GASOLINE DEMAND
(000 gals./day)
ETHANOL % OF
GASOLINE DEMAND
1/4/2013826 34,692 19.98,01010.31%
1/11/2013784 32,928 20.48,3209.42%
1/18/2013792 33,264 20.18,4319.39%
1/25/2013770 32,340 20.58,5019.06%
2/1/2013774 32,508 20.18,4159.20%
2/8/2013789 33,138 19.58,4049.39%
2/15/2013797 33,474 19.58,4379.45%
2/22/2013812 34,104 19.48,5979.45%
3/1/2013805 33,810 19.48,3649.62%
3/8/2013797 33,474 18.78,6279.24%
3/15/2013809 33,978 18.58,3249.72%
3/22/2013805 33,810 17.48,3999.58%
3/29/2013807 33,894 17.58,5239.47%
4/5/2013854 35,868 17.88,47710.07%
4/12/2013832 34,944 17.58,3839.92%
4/19/2013853 35,826 17.68,7509.75%
4/26/2013857 35,994 178,41510.18%
5/3/2013843 35,406 16.88,4459.98%
5/10/2013857 35,994 16.48,34110.27%
5/17/2013875 36,750 16.28,7909.95%
5/24/2013863 36,246 168,9569.64%
5/31/2013885 37,170 16.48,82210.03%
6/7/2013884 37,128 168,64810.22%
6/14/2013873 36,666 16.58,8409.88%
6/21/2013885 37,170 16.38,8949.95%
6/28/2013863 36,246 15.49,2949.29%
7/5/2013881 37,002 15.79,2999.47%
7/12/2013876 36,792 16.68,72910.04%
7/19/2013853 35,826 17.38,9829.50%
7/26/2013832 34,944 16.59,1479.10%
8/2/2013853 35,826 16.79,2469.23%
8/9/2013857 35,994 16.49,1909.33%
8/16/2013844 35,448 16.59,2009.17%
8/23/2013820 34,440 16.39,0319.08%
8/30/2013819 34,398 16.29,0949.01%
9/6/2013848 35,616 16.38,6059.85%
9/13/2013838 35,196 16.29,0289.28%
9/20/2013832 34,944 15.68,8469.41%
9/27/2013875 36,750 15.58,52710.26%
10/4/2013868 36,456 15.48,8469.81%
10/11/2013869 36,498 15.49,0779.57%
10/18/2013897 37,674 15.58,79710.20%
10/25/2013911 38,262 159,05410.06%
11/1/2013902 37,884 15.29,2929.71%
11/8/2013927 38,934 15.29,03210.26%
11/15/2013904 37,968 15.18,92410.13%
11/22/2013927 38,934 158,90910.41%
11/29/2013913 38,346 15.18,87310.29%
12/6/2013944 39,648 15.48,34811.31%
12/13/2013928 38,976 15.69,01610.29%
12/20/2013926 38,892 15.79,17610.09%
12/27/2013913 38,346 15.68,89310.27%
MONTHPRODUCTION
(000 bls.)
STOCKS
(000 bls.)
STOCKS
(days in reserve)
IMPORTS
(000 gals.)
GROSS SUPPLY
(000 gals.)
STOCK CHANGE
(000 gals.)
EXPORTS
(000 gals.)
DOMESTIC DEMAND
(000 gals.)
TOTAL DEMAND
(000 gals.)
TOTAL DEMAND
(000 bls./day)
January24,93520,55824.540,8241,088,094-4,99863,7561,029,3361,093,092840
February22,64519,58025.412,180963,270-41,07642,714961,6321,004,346771
March25,68118,94121.448,0061,126,608-26,83859,0941,094,3521,153,446886
April25,66217,6452017,4721,095,276-54,43240,9501,108,7581,149,708883
May27,19716,81018.318,5221,160,796-35,07040,9921,154,8741,195,866918
June26,72216,39518.327,0481,149,372-17,43034,1881,132,6141,166,802896
July26,92317,12719.353,2141,183,98030,74435,2381,117,9981,153,236886
August26,32016,97119.147,7961,153,236-6,55249,9801,109,8081,159,788891
September25,56416,04018.329,5681,103,256-39,10254,0961,088,2621,142,358877
October27,99515,77117.29,4501,185,240-11,29853,2141,143,3241,196,538919
November27,91515,57217.11,7641,174,194-8,35882,4881,100,0641,182,552908
December29,40516,41917.83781,235,38835,57464,8481,134,9661,199,814922
TOTAL316,964207,829306,22213,618,710621,55813,175,98813,797,54610,597
AVERAGE26,41417,31919.725,5191,134,893(14,903)51,7971,097,9991,149,796883
WEEK ENDINGPRODUCTION
(Weekly — 000 bbls./day)
PRODUCTION
(Weekly — 000 gals./day)
STOCKS
(million bbls.)
GASOLINE DEMAND
(000 gals./day)
ETHANOL % OF
GASOLINE DEMAND
1/6/2012944 39,648 18.88,17911.54%
1/13/2012941 39,522 19.57,99611.77%
1/20/2012934 39,228 19.88,09811.53%
1/27/2012939 39,438 20.68,01811.71%
2/3/2012923 38,766 21.18,03911.48%
2/10/2012928 38,976 21.58,16711.36%
2/17/2012919 38,598 21.58,62810.65%
2/24/2012896 37,632 228,36310.71%
3/2/2012906 38,052 22.18,26210.97%
3/9/2012892 37,464 228,41510.60%
3/16/2012893 37,506 22.78,37910.66%
3/23/2012889 37,338 22.68,71010.21%
3/30/2012873 36,666 22.68,7839.94%
4/6/2012896 37,632 21.88,68110.32%
4/13/2012884 37,128 228,77510.07%
4/20/2012865 36,330 21.98,49610.18%
4/27/2012894 37,548 22.28,69210.29%
5/4/2012897 37,674 21.48,86410.12%
5/11/2012904 37,968 20.68,97110.08%
5/18/2012919 38,598 21.48,63310.65%
5/25/2012902 37,884 21.58,93110.10%
6/1/2012904 37,968 21.28,64810.45%
6/8/2012920 38,640 20.79,13010.08%
6/15/2012900 37,800 21.28,69310.35%
6/22/2012883 37,086 20.88,8469.98%
6/29/2012857 35,994 20.39,0019.52%
7/6/2012821 34,482 19.58,9179.21%
7/13/2012802 33,684 19.68,6289.30%
7/20/2012796 33,432 198,6609.19%
7/27/2012809 33,978 19.48,8209.17%
8/3/2012817 34,314 18.78,8399.24%
8/10/2012819 34,398 18.49,3088.80%
8/17/2012823 34,566 18.59,0819.06%
8/24/2012819 34,398 18.59,0649.04%
8/31/2012829 34,818 18.79,1779.03%
9/7/2012816 34,272 198,6959.38%
9/14/2012834 35,028 19.38,6329.66%
9/21/2012809 33,978 19.38,7709.22%
9/28/2012785 32,970 18.88,6339.09%
10/5/2012800 33,600 19.38,5879.32%
10/12/2012797 33,474 198,7299.13%
10/19/2012801 33,642 18.88,4939.43%
10/26/2012825 34,650 19.28,8449.33%
11/2/2012827 34,734 18.18,3079.96%
11/9/2012824 34,608 17.98,9089.25%
11/16/2012811 34,062 18.98,8989.11%
11/23/2012803 33,726 18.38,4279.53%
11/30/2012835 35,070 19.38,35410.00%
12/7/2012824 34,608 208,4889.71%
12/14/2012822 34,524 20.88,6189.54%
12/21/2012834 35,028 20.38,6089.69%
12/28/2012807 33,894 20.28,5189.47%