Illinois Ethanol Corn & Co-Products Processing Values Report (Fri)
GX_GR212
Saint Joseph, MO     Fri, Feb 17, 2017     USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News

Eastern Corn Belt Ethanol Corn and Co-Products Processing Values

Corn prices compared with value of processing products for Eastern Corn Belt ethanol plants.

Eastern Corn Belt represents ethanol plants in the states of Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and
Michigan.  Eastern Corn Belt may be denoted as ECB.

                                      This week    Last week    Last year
                              Unit  Feb 17, 2017 Feb 10, 2017 Feb 19, 2016
Ethanol
tank cars & trucks
ECB plants                   $/gal      1.52         1.56         1.38

Ethanol yield per
bushel processed              gal       2.80         2.80         2.80

Value from bushel
of corn                        $        4.26         4.37         3.86

Distillers Dried
Grains, 10% moisture
ECB plants                   $/ton      98.50        97.00       136.00

DDGS yield per
bushel processed              lbs       17.75        17.75        17.76

Value from bushel
of corn                        $        0.87         0.86         1.21

Value of ethanol and
DDGS from bushel
of corn                        $        5.13         5.23         5.07

No. 2 Yellow Corn
truck price
ECB points                    $/bu      3.72         3.65         3.71

Difference between
corn price & value
of co-products                 $        1.41         1.58         1.36

Bio-Energy Report Notes:
This table is presented for statistical comparison and is not intended to
indicate operating margins. All prices are a simple average derived from
SJ_GR113. Terms of these prices are negotiated, spot market, and FOB
the plant.

Source: USDA Market News Service, Saint Joseph, MO
        Dillan Howe  816-676-7000  StJoe.LGMN@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_GR212.txt
        www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews

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