Sugar production reached 2,95 million tons in the second half of August 2021. Since the beginning of the 2021/2022 harvest up to September 1st , accumulated sugar production reached 24,28 million tons while in the same period at 2020/2021 harvest season it was reported 25,99 million tons.
The volume of ethanol produced reached 2,23 billion liters in the second half of August. The accumulated production of ethanol reached 18,65 billion liters, with 7,15 billion liters of anhydrous ethanol and 11,49 billion liters of hydrous ethanol. Of the total fuel produced, 1,29 billion liters of biofuel were produced from corn.