Made in Minnesota
From the farm to the fuel pump, the ethanol industry is a vital component of Minnesota’s economy.
Minnesota’s ethanol industry supports nearly 19,000 full-time jobs in the state and generates more than $1.5 billion in income for Minnesota households.
The United States is the #1 ethanol producer in the world, generating nearly 60% of global output in 2017.
The U.S. exported 1.3 billion gallons of ethanol in 2017, about 8% of total U.S. production. The top ethanol export markets are Brazil at 33%, Canada at 26%, and India at 13%.