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Metals Focus | Global Oil Markets | Petrochemicals Focus | The Yield | Energy Spotlight | Capitol Crude: The US Oil Policy Podcast | Global Steel Markets | Oil Roundtable | Energy Podium

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.


Listen to the latest analysis of oil price movements.

January 29, 2015 (8:49)

Brian Pearce, IATA's chief economist, talks to Ilana Djelal, associate editorial director for European clean products and Philippe Casey, European jet fuel editor on the impact of lower energy complex on downstream airline markets.


January 27, 2015 (3:30)

Senior oil news writer Yen Ling Song looks at the pattern of China's crude imports over the past years and discusses the factors that may affect the country's buying decision in 2015.


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

January 28, 2015 (3:18)

US petrochemicals editors explain how the benzene market is currently being driven by an open arbitrage window in the derivative styrene market.


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

January 27, 2015 (3:58)

US biofuels editors preview some hot-button issues for 2015, including prices, imports and exports, transportation, blending and the RFS.


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

January 26, 2015 (5:52)

Starr Spencer delves into how oil producers in the US and Canada seek to continue being economic, even with low crude prices and cut capex.


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

January 26, 2015 (11:46)

Herman Wang takes a deep dive into the US DOT's options on crude by rail as the oil, rail and other industries expect a final DOT rule to go to the White House at the end of January.


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

January 13, 2015 (5:00)

US mills have finalized their January steel scrap buys, with prices reshuffling and varying across the country. Where could prices go from here?


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

December 17, 2014 (8:45)

It was a tumultuous year for crude oil in the Americas, and Canadian, Latin American and US crudes will keep evolving into 2015, as Platts oil editors explain.


Listen to newsmakers and credentialed reporters discuss current energy issues.








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