Listen to the latest analysis of US oil policy news from leading Platts editors covering the Capitol.
October 05, 2015
After seven years and $7 billion, Shell's decision to abandon pursuing oil and gas drilling in the Arctic surprised many and could impact future E&P in the region.
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October 02, 2015
Platts editors discuss the challenges faced by Myanmar's ageing refineries in trying to meet oil products demand, the role of fuel imports in the domestic market.
September 25, 2015
Japan buys bulk of its crude oil requirements from the Middle East. This year, however, the North Asian country has been importing cargoes from unconventional sources.
Listen to the latest analysis of steel news and price analysis from Platts editors.
October 01, 2015
US steel scrap dealers have been accepting cascading bids since the September buy week wrapped, and mid-month activity means October will be another buyer's market.
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September 28, 2015
In all good horror movies there's usually an unwilling victim, and in steel markets around the world it's prices that are being slashed. Our steel aficionados analyse the interrelated market movements in Europe, China and the US.
Listen to Platts editors analyze a key news or pricing issue from across the gas, power, and coal markets.
September 30, 2015
Will autumn continue the trend of strong natural gas burn in the power sector but so much gas supply across the US that it weighs on prices?
Listen to the latest analysis of key issues from across global biofuels, grains, and sugar markets.
September 23, 2015
A waning driving season, dropping corn prices, and falling crude prices have all affected US ethanol and biodiesel recently; what could impact them in the near future?
Listen to the latest analysis of petrochemicals news and prices from Platts petrochemical editors.
September 14, 2015
With various macroeconomic issues hounding Asia, trade sources say rebound in polymer prices may be limited in the remaining months of 2015.
Listen to the latest analysis of metals news and prices from Platts metals team.
August 19, 2015
Platts editors debate the impact of the yuan devaluation on China's aluminum imports and exports as the market awaits more stability in the Chinese currency.
Listen to analysis of top oil news stories from key Platts editors
April 30, 2015
While the United Arab Emirates' major petroleum projects are going ahead as planned, Iraq is facing challenges to oil production growth.
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April 08, 2015
Colette Honorable, Commissioner, US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, addressed FERC's busy policy and legal agenda.