The U.S. Energy Information Administration released on May 20 its report U.S. Fuel Ethanol Plant Production Capacity. The study found that as of January 1, 2013, the production capacity was 903,000 barrels per day compared to the 2012 level of 896,000 barrels per day; 2013 levels came from 193 operating plants. Approximately 383,000 jobs are supported by the ethanol industry.