NDSU: Ethanol Contributes $623.4 Million to ND Economy Annually
by Haley Olson (Ethanol Producer Magazine) North Dakota’s ethanol industry contributes $623.4 million to the economy annually, according to a report from the North Dakota State University Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics.
“The industry generated $187.7 million of economy-wide personal income and $121.5 million in retail trade activity,” said Deana Weise, executive director of North Dakota Ethanol Council. North Dakota’s ethanol industry is directly responsible for 234 jobs and more than 10,000 indirectly, according to Weise. READ MORE