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Ethanol & Biofuel Production – Industry Research, Analysis, Statistics, and Forecasts

SIC 2869  |  NAICS 32519

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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts

Industry Research Reports
Ethanol Fuel Production  (view report)
Biomass Power Generation  (view report)
Comprehensive industry research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Topics addressed in the reports include:
Sample report and selected industry statistics including market size, five-year average growth rate, number of businesses, and total employment are available free online.

BBI International
Ethanol Producer Magazine

Monthly trade publication features news and information for ethanol producers, with special features including the annual "Ethanol Industry Outlook" (January issue) which provides insights on current market conditions and expectations for the year ahead and beyond from the perspective of leading insiders involved in ethanol manufacturing, feedstock production, financial services, and technology.

Renewable Fuels Association
Ethanol Industry Outlook

Annual industry outlook analyzes current market conditions and expectations for the year ahead, and includes information on production capacity, operating production, and installed and operating plants by state; co-product animal feed production and exports; ethanol imports and exports; and location, type of feedstock, production, and capacity for all U.S. production plants on an individual facility basis.

National Biodiesel Board
What is Biodiesel? / Using Biodiesel / Production

Comprehensive reference source provides in-depth information on the biodiesel industry, with topics covered in various sections including what is biodiesel (basics overview, frequently asked questions, fact sheets, and reports database), using biodiesel (fuel quality guide, OEM data, handling and usage, and market segments), and production (quality standards, member plants, and production statistics).

Alternative Fuels Data Center, U.S. Department of Energy
Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles

AFDC provides data and information on alternative fuels including biodiesel and ethanol, with topics covered for these biofuels including feed stock production; U.S. production, consumption, imports, and exports; U.S. plant facilities, capacity, and production; biofuel incentives and laws by state; and renewable fuel standard (RFS2) mandates and credits (RINs) used to demonstrate compliance.

Freedonia Group
Motor Vehicle Biofuels: United States

Freedonia Focus research report analyzes U.S. production and demand at the manufacturers' level, with information provided including historical demand and forecasts by product segment for ethanol produced from raw biological materials (i.e., biomass) such as corn and other high-starch grains, biodiesel produced from vegetable oil or animal fat, and other biofuels such as renewable diesel.

Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
Biofuels (Bioethanol and Biodiesel) - A Global Strategic Business Report

Comprehensive market research report provides in-depth analysis of the biofuels market in the U.S. and other countries, with data provided in the report including historical and forecast consumption in thousands of gallons for bioethanol and biodiesel, and manufacturers profiled including Cargill, Inc., Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) Company, POET Ethanol Products, and Valero Energy Corporation.

BizMiner Market Analysis Reports
Ethanol Manufacturing  Search for "325193" to see available reports

Market analysis reports provide industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national, state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of companies, market volume and sales trends, average company sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.

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Financial Statements and Financial Ratios

BizMiner Industry Financial Ratios
Ethanol Manufacturing  Search for "325193" to see available reports
Five-year financial statement analysis reports provide income statements, balance sheets, and key industry financial ratios for companies of all sizes, with financial data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metropolitan area level including:
Sample financial statement and ratio analysis report is available free online.

Industry Research Reports
Ethanol Fuel Production
(see links for individual reports)  (sample spreadsheet)

Key statistics section of these reports provides detailed income statements and balance sheets on a common-size basis and over twenty-five industry financial ratios, with financial ratios provided for the each of the four most recent calendar years and on a historical average basis for 3-year, 5-year, and 10-year time periods. Sample spreadsheet with breakdowns by asset size can be viewed free online.

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Compensation and Salary Surveys

Ethanol Producer Magazine
Ethanol Industry Salary and Satisfaction Survey

Periodic salary survey provides an overview of participant demographics and includes salary ranges for fifteen job positions, with job titles covered by the survey including corporate management (e.g., owner, partner, president, CEO, and COO), general manager, controller/CFO, plant manager, plant engineer, lab manager, lab technician, lead operator, boiler technician, and maintenance technician.

PayScale, Inc.
Ethanol Manufacturing

Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage data for job positions in this sector such as chemical engineer, process engineer, control room operator, and chemical process operator, with manufacturers for which salary or hourly wage data is provided including POET, LLC, Valero Energy Corporation, Pacific Ethanol, Inc., Abengoa Bioenergy Corporation, Green Plains, Inc., and ICM, Inc.

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BV Guides and Databases

Private Company Sales Transaction Databases
Free "Visitor Search" allows users to search the DealStats, BIZCOMPS, and FactSet/BVR databases for private company sales transaction data by SIC or NAICS Code using the following codes:
  SIC Code 2869 - Ethanol Manufacturing
  NAICS Code 32519 - Ethanol and Biodiesel Fuel Manufacturing
Types of establishments included in these codes
Ethanol producers - establishments that use corn, sugarcane, or other feedstocks to produce ethanol, which is an alcohol used as a fuel additive or as a gasoline substitute in some vehicles.
Biodiesel manufacturers - establishments that produce biodiesel, which is a renewable diesel fuel made from vegetable oils, animal fats, or recycled cooking oil.
Cellulosic ethanol producers - establishments that use non-food sources of biomass, such as switchgrass or wood chips, to produce ethanol through a process that breaks down cellulose into simple sugars.
Renewable diesel manufacturers - establishments that produce diesel fuel from renewable sources, such as vegetable oils, animal fats, or algae, using a process called hydrotreating.
Biorefineries - establishments that use a variety of feedstocks, including crops, waste materials, and algae, to produce a range of biofuels, biochemicals, and other products.
Synthetic biology companies - establishments that use genetic engineering and other advanced technologies to design and produce organisms that can produce biofuels and other valuable products.
Biomass power generation facilities - establishments that use wood chips, agricultural waste, or other organic materials to generate electricity or produce steam for industrial processes.
Sample reports with detailed sales transaction data and valuation multiples are available free online.

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