U.S. ethanol production fell 1,6%


Ethanol output in the United States slid 1.6 %, to 843,000 barrels last week, the lowest level since April 12, Bloomberg reported.

According to Energy Information Administration data, the production fell 6 percent in the week ended May 3 from a year earlier,

Stockpiles declined 1.1 percent to 16.8 million barrels. According to the article, there were no U.S. imports for the second week.