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Argentine biodiesel capacity increases greatly
Source : biodieselmagazine.com
Argentina jumped to third place in world biodiesel production for 2008, tripling its capacity from 2007. On Oct. 15, the Argentine Renewable Energies Chamber released a summary of its first full analysis of the Argentine biodiesel market, which includes a list of producers, analysis of present and future capacity as well as recommendations. The Outlook for the Argentine Biodiesel Market states that Argentina will produce more than 10 percent of the world’s biodiesel in 2008 making it the third largest world producer with sales in excess of $1.5 billion. "However, to guarantee the industry’s full potential in Argentina — and establish itself along with Brazil as a biofuels powerhouse — the industry needs to be nurtured and protected far more than has been done thus far", said Carlos St. James, president of the Buenos Aires-based organization, in the report.
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21 October 2008 |
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