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Biofuels explained Ethanol and biomass-based diesel

Fuel ethanol statistics

Preliminary data for the United States for 2019

U.S. production 15.78 billion gallons 375.63 million barrels
U.S. net imports -1.28 billion gallons -30.53 million barrels
U.S. consumption 14.54 billion gallons 346.09 million barrels
Source: Monthly Energy Review, May 2020, Table 10.3

Biodiesel statistics

Preliminary data for the United States for 2019

U.S. production 1.72 billion gallons 41.05 million barrels
U.S. net imports 0.05 billion gallons 1.29 million barrels
U.S. consumption 1.81 billion gallons 43.11 million barrels
Source: Monthly Energy Review, May 2020, Table 10.4

Last updated: June 11, 2020