Bulgaria: Brazil’s Centre-South sells 2bn litres of hydrous ethanol in Aug

Brazil’s Centre-South ethanol producers sold 1.97 billion litres (520.4 million gallons) of hydrous ethanol for the whole month of August. Anhydrous ethanol sales stood at around 798.5 million litres. At 1.05 billion, hydrous ethanol sales broke a record for the last half of the month, local sugarcane industry association Unica announced on Wednesday. Overall, total ethanol sales for August amounted to some 2.95 billion litres, of which around 2.77 billion litres of the biofuel was intended for the domestic market only and 180.2 million for export.