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Who is Pacific Ethanol?

Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ: PEIX) is the leading West Coast marketer and producer of low-carbon renewable fuels. Pacific Ethanol also sells co-products, including wet distillers grain, or WDG, which is a highly valuable nutritional animal feed. Serving integrated oil companies and gasoline marketers who blend ethanol into gasoline, Pacific Ethanol provides transportation, storage and delivery of ethanol through third-party service providers in the Western United States, primarily in California, Nevada, Arizona, Oregon, Colorado, Idaho and Washington. PE Op Co. owns four ethanol production facilities which are managed by Pacific Ethanol and located near their ethanol and by-product customers, offering significant timing, transportation cost and logistical advantages. Pacific Ethanol owns 96% of PE Op Co. The four production facilities consist of three operating plants in California, Oregon and Idaho and one idled facility in California. Pacific Ethanol's subsidiary, Kinergy Marketing LLC, markets ethanol from Pacific Ethanol's managed plants and from other third-party production facilities, and another subsidiary, Pacific Ag. Products, LLC, markets WDG.

Where is Pacific Ethanol traded?

Pacific Ethanol trades on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the ticker symbol PEIX.

What is Pacific Ethanol's CUSIP?

Effective May 14th, 2013, the company's CUSIP is 69423U305.

How do I purchase shares of common stock of Pacific Ethanol?

The company's common stock can be purchased through any registered broker-dealer.

Does Pacific Ethanol pay a dividend on its common stock?

The company does not declare dividends on shares of its common stock at this time.

How many shares of common stock are outstanding?

As of November 11, 2014, there were 24.5 million shares of common stock issued and outstanding.

Does Pacific Ethanol have a direct stock purchase plan?

The company does not have a direct stock purchase plan at this time.

When does Pacific Ethanol's fiscal year end?

December 31.

When is Pacific Ethanol's annual stockholder meeting?

Historically, the company holds its annual stockholder meeting in June of each calendar year.

How many people does Pacific Ethanol employ?

As of December 31, 2013, the Company had approximately 145 employees.

Who is Pacific Ethanol's investor relations contact?

Michael Kramer
Pacific Ethanol
Tel: (916) 403-2755


Kirsten Chapman/Becky Herrick
Lippert / Heilshorn & Associates, Inc.
44 Montgomery St., Suite 3520
San Francisco, CA 94104
Tel: (415) 433-3777

Who is Pacific Ethanol's stock transfer agent?

American Stock Transfer & Trust Co.
6201 15th Avenue, 2nd Floor
Brooklyn, New York 11219
Telephone: (718) 921-8360
Facsimile: (718) 921-8310

Who are Pacific Ethanol's independent public accountants?

Hein & Associates LLP
2010 Main Street, Suite 1000
Irvine, CA 92614
Tel: (949) 428-0288
Fax: (949) 428-0280

Where is Pacific Ethanol headquartered?

Pacific Ethanol, Inc.
400 Capitol Mall, Suite 2060

Sacramento, CA 95814
Tel: (916) 403-2123
Fax: (916) 446-3937