According the US EIA's Today in Energy, low inventories and supply developments are affecting Asian residual fuel oil prices.
Fuel ethanol production capacity in the US reached 15.5 billion gal./year, or 1.01 million bpd, at the beginning of 2017.
The EIA has announced that the US remained the world's top producer of petroleum and natural gas hydrocarbons in 2016.
According to the US EIA, net oil revenues from oil producing and exporting countries (OPEC) in 2016 were the lowest they have been since 2004.
According to the US EIA, rail shipments of propane have increased with butane to West Coast offsets decreasing production.
According to the US EIA, US biomass-based diesel imports have increased 65%, setting a new record in 2016.