Publicly Traded Biofuel Companies

U.S. Exchanges

List of Publicly Traded Biofuel Companies Listed on Major U.S. Exchanges

Biofuels are derived from living (or recently living) material including items such as corn, sugarcane and manure. Two of the most common biofuels that the public companies on this list are involved with are ethanol and biodiesel which are both used as a fuel substitute. These public companies can be classified into two categories:

  • Companies that are primarily engaged in biofuel production. Examples of these companies include Green Plains (GPRE) and Renewable Energy Group (REGI)
  • Companies that are engaged in the biofuels market as an extension of, or in addition to, other primary business activities. An example of this type of company is Valero Energy (VLO) who operates ethanol plants in addition to their numerous other downstream oil & gas activities.

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Biofuels: Small-Cap Stocks

Green Plains, Inc. (GPRE) (Ethanol)

Green Plains Partners LP (GPP) (IPO in June 2015: Ethanol storage)

Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (PEIX) (Ethanol)

Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (REGI) (Biofuels and chemicals)

REX American Resources Corporation (REX) (Ethanol)

Biofuels: Micro-Cap Stocks

Aemetis, Inc. (AMTX) (Renewable fuels and bio-chemical products)

Gevo, Inc. (GEVO) (Bio-based alternatives to petroleum-based products)

Examples of Diversified Companies Also Engaged in Biofuel Activities

Adecoagro S.A. (AGRO)

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM)

Bunge Limited (BG)

Cosan Limited (CZZ)

Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR)

FutureFuel Corp. (FF)

LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (LYB)

The Andersons, Inc. (ANDE)

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)

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