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Brazil - Biodiesel consumption

62.00 (thousand barrels per day) in 2016

In 2016, biodiesel consumption for Brazil was 62 thousand barrels per day. Biodiesel consumption of Brazil increased from 0 thousand barrels per day in 2002 to 62 thousand barrels per day in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 81.85 %.

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What is biodiesel consumption?

Biodiesel is a fuel typically made from soybean, canola, or other vegetable oils; animal fats; and recycled grease. It can serve as a substitute for petroleum-derived diesel or distillate fuel. For EIA reporting, it is a fuel composed of mono-alkyl esters of long chain fatty acids derived from vegetable oils or animal fats, designated B100, and meeting the requirements of ASTM (American Society for Testing materials) D 6751.

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What is Brazil biodiesel consumption?

Date Value Change, %
2016 62.00 -3.13 %
2015 64.00 16.36 %
2014 55.00 12.24 %
2013 49.00 4.26 %
2012 47.00 2.17 %
2011 46.00 6.98 %
2010 43.00 53.57 %
2009 28.00 47.37 %
2008 19.00 196.88 %
2007 6.40 481.82 %
2006 1.10
2005 0.00