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Brazil ethanol pipeline owner eyes corn-based fuel makers

Jan 16 2019

SAO PAULO Logum, the company operating Brazil's sole ethanol pipeline, is looking to expand the system into central Brazil to reach more plants and possibly the nascent corn-based ethanol industry, which is expected to grow.

Brazil approves WTO action over India sugar

Dec 12 2018

SAO PAULO The Brazilian government approved consultations at the World Trade Organization regarding subsidies it says India gives to cane producers and sugar exporters, Brazil's trade ministry said.

UPDATE 1-Brazil approves WTO action over India sugar

Dec 12 2018

SAO PAULO, Dec 12 The Brazilian government approved consultations at the World Trade Organization regarding subsidies it says India gives to cane producers and sugar exporters, Brazil's trade ministry said.

Brazil approves WTO action over Indian sugar subsidies

Dec 12 2018

SAO PAULO, Dec 12 The Brazilian government approved consultations at the World Trade Organization regarding subsidies it says India gives to cane producers and sugar exporters, Brazil's trade ministry said.

Brazil's Bolsonaro names lawyer Salles as next environment minister

Dec 09 2018

SAO PAULO Brazil's President-elect Jair Bolsonaro on Sunday tapped lawyer Ricardo de Aquino Salles to be his minister of environment, according to messages from the incoming president posted on social media.

UPDATE 1-Brazil's Bolsonaro names lawyer Salles as next environment minister

Dec 09 2018

SAO PAULO, Dec 9 Brazil's President-elect Jair Bolsonaro on Sunday tapped lawyer Ricardo de Aquino Salles to be his minister of environment, according to messages from the incoming president posted on social media.

Betting on ethanol, Brazilian mills turn sour on sugar

Dec 03 2018

LONDON/SAO PAULO Brazilian sugar companies are increasing their capacity to produce ethanol in the face of depressed global sugar prices and government policies expected to boost demand for the biofuel.

Brazil's Copersucar CEO to step down

Nov 30 2018

SAO PAULO, Nov 30 Paulo Roberto de Souza, chief executive of Brazil's Copersucar SA, one of the world's largest sugar and ethanol companies, is stepping down, the company said on Friday.

BP sees Brazil's new biofuels policy boosting investment

Nov 28 2018

SAO PAULO Brazil's latest policy to boost biofuels use has improved the outlook for ethanol production and should attract new investment in plants, BP Plc's chief executive for biofuels, Mario Lindenhayn, said on Wednesday.

Exclusive: Biosev hires bank for possible Brazil sugar asset sales - source

Nov 28 2018

SAO PAULO Biosev SA , the sugar and ethanol maker controlled by trading firm Louis Dreyfus Co, has hired an investment bank to seek potential buyers for some or all of its plants in Brazil, a source familiar with the plans told Reuters.

World News

Senator Graham urges Trump to meet Pakistan PM Khan

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Sunday President Donald Trump should meet Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan as soon as possible to reset long-difficult U.S. relations with Pakistan and push for a peaceful settlement in Afghanistan.