Month: April 2016

Drop In 2015 U.S. Agricultural & Related Exports To China

U.S agricultural & related exports to China fell 12.5% in 2015, to US$25.9 billion from a record high of US$ 29.6 billion in 2014, according to data from the United States Department of Agriculture – Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA – FAS). This is the first decline since 2009.

U.S. agricultural and related exports to China FY 2006-2015 - LD Investments


Record U.S. Ethanol Production In 2015

U.S. ethanol production reached record highs in 2015 amounting to 14.8 billion gallons, a 3% increase from 2014.

United States ethanol production 1980-2015 (millions of gallons) - LD Investments

The United States is the world’s largest ethanol producer accounting for over 50% of world production.

Pie Chart - World fuel ethanol production by country 2015 (millions of gallons) - LD Investments