Fuel Ethanol is a non food grade alcohol. Malawi is among a few countries in the world producing and using Fuel Ethanol. The Fuel Ethanol is blended with petrol in the ratio 20% ethanol to 80% petrol by the petroleum companies such as Puma Energy Malawi Limited, Petroda Limited, Engen, Energem Petroleum Limited and TOTAL Malawi Limited.
Petroleum companies are the sole customers of this product. Ensuring full enforcement of mandatory blending can further increase the size of Fuel Ethanol market locally.