Sugar production reached 174 thousand tons in the second half of March. Since the beginning of the 2020/2021 harvest up to April 1, accumulated sugar production reached 38.46 million tons. This result is 43.73% higher than the 26.76 million tons reported over the same period last year.
The volume of ethanol produced reached 372 million liters in the second half of March. The accumulated production of ethanol reached 30.36 billion liters, with 9.69 billion liters of anhydrous ethanol and 20.67 billion liters of hydrous ethanol. Of the total, 2.57 billion liters of biofuel were produced from corn.