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Metals Methodology and Specifications

Clearly defined and transparent methodologies are the backbone of Platts’ price assessment processes. Platts’ methodologies provide detailed descriptions and explanations of how we assess the market value of commodities so that customers and other interested parties understand those processes. In this section, we post documentation by commodity and region for all published price assessments and indices.

Iron Ore methodology

(as of July 2014)

Iron Ore methodology

The Iron Ore Guide contains the primary specifications and methodologies for Platts Iron Ore global catalogue of price assessments. The various sections of this guide are designed to give Platts subscribers as much detail as possible about a wide range of methodology and specification issues.


Metallurgical Coal methodology

(as of July 2014)

Metallurgical Coal methodology

The Metallurgical Coal Guide contains the primary specifications and methodologies for Platts Metallurgical Coal global catalogue of price assessments. The various sections of this guide are designed to give Platts subscribers as much detail as possible about a wide range of methodology and specification issues.


Nonferrous methodology

(as of July 2014)

Nonferrous methodology

The Nonferrous Metals Guide contains the primary specifications and methodologies for Platts Nonferrous Metals global catalogue of price assessments. The various sections of this guide are designed to give Platts subscribers as much detail as possible about a wide range of methodology and specification issues.


Steel and Ferrous Scrap methodology

(as of July 2014)

Steel and Ferrous Scrap methodology

The Steel and Ferrous Scrap Guide contains the primary specifications and methodologies for Platts Steel and Ferrous Scrap global catalogue of price assessments. The various sections of this guide are designed to give Platts subscribers as much detail as possible about a wide range of methodology and specification issues.


Codes

Platts Metals Daily COMEX: code list

(as of May 2009)


Platts Metals Daily LME: code list

(as of May 2009)


Platts Metals Week: code list

(as of May 2009)


Platts Steel Markets Daily: code list

(as of May 2009)


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