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Brazil ethanol tariff hike looms

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Efforts continue to stop Brazil from raising tariffs on U.S. ethanol.

U.S. Congressman Randy Feenstra of Iowa tells Brownfield he recently met with Chief Ag Negotiator in The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative Doug McKalip as the Brazilian government looks to increase the rate in 2024.

“He said they’re working on it, they’re trying to stop it. We don’t want to put a tariff on theirs, however (the U.S.) might have to.

Brazil ethanol tariff hike looms