The Albert City plant, located on 78 acres about 95 miles northeast of Sioux City, produces ethanol, distillers grains livestock feed and fuel- and feed-grade corn oil. Corn is purchased from within 50 miles.

By the Numbers


In Our Community

Albert City Employees Give Back

Valero Albert City volunteer team

Volunteer Hours

More than 15,000 hours volunteered by Albert City plant employees supporting local nonprofits since 2013. Some of these events include the Upper Des Moines Peanut Butter & Jelly Drive and Holiday Food Drive, Christmas Adopt-A-Family, Adopt-A-Highway and community parades.

Valero Texas Open golf ball

Benefiting Children

A total of $313,000 from the Valero Texas Open and Benefit for Children has been given to local charities since 2013.

Valero volunteers at United Way Day of Caring

United Way Giving

More than $556,000 contributed to United Way of Spencer through employee pledges, additional donations and company matches since 2013.

Safety Awards & Honors

Valero Albert City employee does safety check

Multiple quarterly Valero STAR Metric award for achieving no incidents in five key areas of process safety, reliability, environmental, rail safety, and policy and procedure compliance.

Local Information

Farmers Work Hard to Produce and Harvest Corn

At Valero, we work hard to maximize the value of U.S. corn production by connecting farmers to premium markets across the globe.


Contact Us Plant Manager: Jeff Seier