Latest Platts Podcasts



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

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

November 24, 2014 (6:13)

Herman Wang and Brian Scheid talk about how the November 21 decision to punt the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard into next year was a lot like Reebok's disastrous Dan vs. Dave campaign ahead of the 1992 Olympics.


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

November 21, 2014 (6:47)

Platts and Bentek gas team members explore supply and demand fundamentals, cash prices, the forwards markets and the first storage withdrawal of the season after the first taste of winter.


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

November 21, 2014 (5:41)

Platts editors discuss the recent announcement by Ineos to invest vast amounts of money in the UK shale gas industry, exploring the reasons behind the move.


Listen to the latest analysis of oil price movements.

November 21, 2014 (3:19)

Platts editors discuss the recent weakness in the European naphtha market with oversupply in Europe and low demand in Asia.


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

November 17, 2014 (5:13)

Platts editors discuss how South Korean and Japanese steelmakers have fared so far this year, and some of the economic and political challenges they are facing in the year ahead.


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

November 13, 2014 (5:18)

Platts oil team discusses the shift in China's crude imports, the trend in Middle Eastern crude oil prices, and the growing appetite of other Asian crude buyers.


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

October 24, 2014 (3:52)

Esther Ng, Platts biodiesel editor, talks about the demand for PME as crude and gasoil prices fall, Chinese interest in winter-grade PME, and Malaysia's move to scrap the export tax on crude palm oil until December.


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

October 21, 2014 (5:14)

Platts associate editor Clement Kwok on the performance of the manganese ore market; the trend in imports as South Africa leapfrogs Australia as exporter of manganese ore to China; and the market expectations for the rest of the year.


Listen to newsmakers and credentialed reporters discuss current energy issues.








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