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Trump administration considering increase in U.S. biofuels mandates -document

Sept 5 (Reuters) - The Trump administration is considering increasing U.S. biofuels mandates by 1 billion gallons for 2020, according to a document seen by Reuters.

The plan, which has not yet been approved by the president, is the latest effort to appease farmers angry over recent broad use of waivers from the requirements for small refiners, according to the document and a source familiar with the discussions. (Reporting by Chris Prentice and Stephanie Kelly Editing by Chris Reese)