CHS acquires Illinois ethanol company
by World Grain staff
ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA, U.S. — CHS Inc. announced on June 4 that it has acquired Illinois River Energy LLC from Sinav Limited of London, England. Terms were not disclosed.
The 133-million-gallon-per-year year ethanol plant will be rebranded as CHS and 60 people will become CHS Inc. employees.
CHS markets renewable fuels to energy customers across the U.S. and through 1,400 Cenex- branded retail petroleum outlets, including more than 1,000 Cenex convenience stores and markets dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) globally on behalf of more than 20 ethanol plants across the United States.