EU takes action to monitor surge of ethanol imports threatening European industry
Friday, September 15, 2023
The European Commission announced today it would introduce retroactive surveillance measures on imports of renewable ethanol for fuel from several countries, taking a vital step towards preventing further injury to a strategically important EU industry. The decision allows a close three-year monitoring of the volume of fuel ethanol imports into the Union, which will facilitate a prompt and effective reaction in case the threat related to increased imports materialises. Imports of ethanol for all uses to the EU increased by more than 80% between 2021 and 2022, with the most significant amounts coming from Brazil, the U.S., the U.K. and Peru. Click here to connect to the source of this storyClick here for more News and Views
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