Growth Energy General Counsel Joe Kakesh says Brazilian ethanol imports are a worry. “In 2023, there was a pretty significant imbalance in the tariffs that are imposed on American ethanol,” said Kakesh. “We’re really trying to think through the best way for us to advocate so that balance gets remedied.” Kakesh believes it is important that American policy does not incentivize imports of Brazilian sugarcane ethanol when there is ample feedstocks of corn ethanol in the U.S.
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