Frequently Asked Questions

How much ethanol is produced, imported, and consumed the United States?

 

U.S. Fuel Ethanol1 Data Summary (billions of gallons)

Year Production Net Imports Stock Change Consumption
1990 0.75 Not available Not available 0.75
2000 1.62 1.62 -0.03 1.65
2007 6.52 0.44 0.07 6.89
2008 9.31 0.53 0.16 9.68
2009 10.94 0.20 0.10 11.04
2010 13.30 -0.38 0.06 12.86
2011 13.93 -1.02 0.01 12.89
2012 13.30 -0.25 0.10 12.95
2013 13.31 -0.32 -0.18 13.18

1 Includes denaturant added to ethanol to make it undrinkable.
 

Learn more:

Fuel Ethanol Overview with historical annual and monthly data (Table 10.3)
Ethanol imports by source country
Ethanol exports by destination country
Most recent weekly ethanol supply data
State-level production, annual, most recent available
State-level consumption, annual, most recent available

Last updated: May 16, 2014


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