Listen to the latest analysis of US oil policy news from leading Platts editors covering the Capitol.
May 31, 2016
Recent complaints out of Tehran that the nuclear deal has yet to yield tangible benefits leaves questions about the future of the deal and what it would mean for oil.
Listen to the latest analysis of global steel markets
May 25, 2016
This month our motley metals crew assesses China's collapsing steel market and what the impact has been in the US and Europe.
Listen to the latest analysis of oil price movements.
May 25, 2016
Assessing the changing profile of Russian refineries and exports, as lower crude oil prices, tax reforms, refinery upgrades and financing difficulties create a mixed outlook.
Listen to the latest analysis of key issues from across global biofuels, grains, and sugar markets.
May 19, 2016
RINs markets had the largest day-on-day change in several years after the US Environmental Protection Agency announced proposed RFS mandates on May 18.
Platts analysis of how rules and regulation impacts markets
May 16, 2016
China's commodity exchanges such as the Dalian Commodity Exchange and the Shanghai Futures Exchange may be closed to international participants, but their influence on global markets is undeniable.
Listen to the latest analysis of petrochemicals news and prices from Platts petrochemical editors.
May 13, 2016
Platts analysts discuss the effects of the Middle East feedstock price changes at the end of 2015-early 2016 on the petrochemicals markets in 2016.
Listen to the latest analysis of metals news and prices from Platts metals team.
March 16, 2016
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
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
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
A new free trade agreement will see China's import tariff on certain types of Australian coal reduced in three tranches from December 20.