The White House backed off a threat to withdraw from NAFTA after Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue showed the president a map. Meanwhile the president is upset over the trade agreement with South Korea. Japan, meanwhile, isn't budging when it comes to agricultural issues in a bi-lateral trade deal.
DDG prices have been firm with some locations posting better bids based on slightly tighter availability. Ethanol production remains below the million gallons a week growth we saw in prior weeks, as plants take spring maintenance downtimes.