Listen to Platts editors analyze a key news or pricing issue from across the gas, power, and coal markets.
July 03, 2015
Assessing recent changes in trading on the globalCOAL screen, as well as factors that have led to coal price decreases to near six-year lows.
June 29, 2015
Higher temperatures across much of the US has spurred more electric power demand, which in turn has given a bump to natural gas prices and producers.
Listen to the latest analysis of key issues from across global biofuels, grains, and sugar markets.
July 02, 2015
The US DDGS market is finding itself at a crossroads as larger volumes are seeking new markets but prices are under pressure from competing products and seasonal downturns.
Listen to the latest analysis of metals news and prices from Platts metals team.
July 02, 2015
Platts editors look at why aluminum smelters in China are still expanding despite low prices and how continued expansion could affect prices in China and the rest of Asia.
Listen to the latest analysis of steel news and price analysis from Platts editors.
June 30, 2015
US steel scrap and wire rod markets saw lifts recently and major trade developments from this week are being hailed by the industry as beneficial to domestic production.
Listen to the latest analysis of US oil policy news from leading Platts editors covering the Capitol.
June 29, 2015
Come out of your tinfoil bunker: The Obama administration's recently announced plans to regulate commercial aircraft emissions, but any effects would likely be years in the future.
Listen to the latest analysis of oil price movements.
June 26, 2015
Fresh from the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Platts editors debate the implications of many of the deals signed by Russia with foreign partners.
Listen to the latest analysis of the global landscape for metals and their markets.
June 17, 2015
Recent steel anti-dumping measures in the US and Europe against mainly Chinese product have once again brought international trade disputes into the spotlight.
Listen to the latest analysis of petrochemicals news and prices from Platts petrochemical editors.
July 01, 2015
The US benzene market has struggled with excess inventories, but dynamics are changing as imports are shrinking and arbitrage opportunities opened up.
June 05, 2015
Assessing the impact the unusual numbers of cracker outages has had on olefin and aromatic prices.
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.
Listen to newsmakers and credentialed reporters discuss current energy issues.
April 08, 2015
Colette Honorable, Commissioner, US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, addressed FERC's busy policy and legal agenda.