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In the United States, Green Plains has actually obtained an ethanol production facility located in Hopewell, Virginia, from FutureFuels.

Operating at complete storage capacity, Green Plains states the dry mill ethanol plant will certainly boost its annual production capability by around 60 million gallons to almost 1.1 billion gallons per year.

‘We are positive in our capability to considerably enhance the plant’s manufacturing economics by applying our operational and also business competence,’ claims Todd Becker, president and also Chief Executive Officer. ‘We intend to create a number of capital expense prior to rebooting the plant to boost its operational effectiveness and manufacturing volume. On top of that, we anticipate using the site to transload distillers grains that are generated in your area as well as at our various other plants identified on the Norfolk Southern rail line right into containers destined for export markets to further enhance the residential property’s productivity.’

Manufacturing is anticipated to resume by the end of the year and corn oil handling is expected to be functional during the second quarter of 2016. When the plant is fully functional, Green Plains anticipates to supply the Hopewell plant’s transport as well as storage properties to its master minimal collaboration, Green Plains Partners LP.

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