Latest Platts Podcasts



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Listen to the latest analysis of oil price movements.

April 17, 2015 (5:09)

Platts European oil editors discuss the surprising resurgence in Northwest European low sulfur fuel oil barge demand seen in the first half of April.


April 15, 2015 (7:48)

Platts editor Song Yen Ling analyzes China's policy change on crude oil import rights and its impact on operations of independent refiners.


Listen to the latest analysis of key issues from across global biofuels, grains, and sugar markets.

April 16, 2015 (2:33)

The US Environmental Protection Agency announced it would finally release the Renewable Volume Obligations later this year, and the RINs market had a big jump in response to the announcement.


Listen to the latest analysis of steel news and prices from Platts steel editors.

April 15, 2015 (5:02)

The US ferrous scrap buy week for April was very driven by regionally specific demand factors, from export markets to tight supply to aggressive buying from mini mills.


Listen to Platts editors analyze a key news or pricing issue from across the gas, power, and coal markets.

April 14, 2015 (5:22)

Platts LNG team looks at the short- and long-term implications of the $70-billion Shell-BG Group deal on the LNG market.


April 14, 2015 (9:04)

North American natural gas production is outstripping demand, and increasing power demand due to the forced retirement of coal plants may not be enough to stabilize gas prices going forward.


Listen to the latest analysis of US oil policy news from leading Platts editors covering the Capitol.

April 13, 2015 (9:09)

Brian Scheid and Herman Wang are joined by John Kingston, president of the McGraw Hill Financial Institute, for a pretty... pretty... pretty interesting discussion of US crude policy.


Listen to the latest analysis of petrochemicals news and prices from Platts petrochemical editors.

April 13, 2015 (6:52)

With polypropylene prices spiking in South Asia recently, Platts editors look at the factors that are giving the market a boost, the impact of a PP surplus in South Asia, and the slowing demand in China.


Listen to newsmakers and credentialed reporters discuss current energy issues.

April 8, 2015 (59:55)

Colette Honorable, Commissioner, US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, addressed FERC's busy policy and legal agenda.


Listen to analysis of top oil news stories from key Platts editors.

March 31, 2015 (5:40)

Crude oil markets are shifting along the Texas Gulf Coast, where imports of Canadian heavy crude and increasing light sweet from the Permian and Eagle Ford are creating new market opportunities.


Listen to the latest analysis of metals news and prices from Platts metals team.

January 30, 2015 (5:48)

Platts editor Mayumi Watanabe discusses market expectations for the second quarter and the factors affecting aluminum prices.









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