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Detail

Area
Brazil
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Maize
Date
04/08/2017
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Production support
Description
Launched the country’s first maize-based ethanol processing plant in Mato Grosso. The plant will produce about 240 million litres of ethanol from maize each year, along with 6 200 tonnes of maize oil and 60 000 megawatts of power.