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.
European petrochemicals methodology
(as of January 2014)
Asian petrochemicals methodology
(as of September 2013)
US petrochemicals methodology
(as of May 2013)
Platts Asian Petrochemicalscan: code list
(as of May 2009)
Platts Europe & Americas Petrochemical Scan: code list
Platts Polymerscan: code list
Platts Solvents Wire: code list
Guidelines for PCA 005 trading
(as of April 2012)
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