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Listen to the latest analysis of global steel markets

June 29, 2016 (6:26)

Peter Brennan, Sebastian Lewis and Christopher Davis on how the wait for the first significant merging of Chinese steelmakers could be at an end.

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

June 29, 2016 (5:21)

Our analysts discuss the demand/supply fundamentals of polypropylene, the likelihood of a bullish supply case for PP, and what the key demand centers for the polyolefin will be.

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

June 27, 2016 (10:19)

Taking their cues from Conan O’Brien, Platts senior editors Brian Scheid and Herman Wang take Capitol Crude into the future – all the way to the year 2020, with predictions about Taylor Swift, 3-D printers, and a potential global oil supply shortage.

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

June 08, 2016 (5:01)

With EU legislation laying out requirements for renewable energy in road transport up until 2020, we consider expectations for a post-2020 world and how first generation biofuels might stand up.

Listen to the latest analysis of oil price movements.

June 08, 2016 (7:08)

Following numerous Russia-Asia economic events this spring, our editors assess the prospects of oil and gas cooperation with investors from several Asian countries.

Platts analysis of how rules and regulation impacts markets

June 21, 2016 (6:37)

As the UK votes on whether to leave the EU, we ask if UK or EU policies are more important for UK power prices.

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

March 16, 2016 (8:26)

Platts started assessing scrap prices in Mexico in the first week of February, and the aluminum market there is proving to be quite different from its neighbor to the north.

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

February 18, 2016 (10:35)

Platts editors examine how sustainable rising Chinese domestic steel prices are, discuss the industry's reaction to antidumping measures and examine the outlook for China's iron ore market.

Listen to newsmakers and credentialed reporters discuss current energy issues.

January 12, 2016 (1.00:13)

Stephen Burns, chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, discussed the future of US nuclear power in the wake of the Fukushima I nuclear accident.

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

December 15, 2015 (7:26)

A new free trade agreement will see China's import tariff on certain types of Australian coal reduced in three tranches from December 20.

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