Latest Platts Podcasts

Brussels to Beijing: Commodity policy in Europe and Asia | The Yield | Capitol Crude: The US Oil Policy Podcast | Energy Spotlight | Petrochemicals Focus | Metals Meltdown | Global Oil Markets | Metals Focus | Global Steel Markets | Energy Podium

Platts analysis of how rules and regulation impacts markets

July 22, 2016 (4:41)

The areas being claimed by China are believed to be rich in oil and gas resources, and the South China Sea itself is a crucial transit route for various commodities going to key markets like Japan and South Korea.

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

July 18, 2016 (5:29)

Sophie Bryon and Sergio Alvarado are back from the Global Grains North Americas conference and have an update on the 2016/2017 season.

July 15, 2016 (3:58)

Platts editors investigate how expectations of a good crop year are affecting Australian Premium White wheat prices, how APW prices are compared to fluctuating US wheat futures, and why the market is looking bleak for the December to January period.

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

July 18, 2016 (12:37)

Fracking helped unleash a flood of new US oil and gas production, but it also brought a question: who, or what federal agency, has the power to regulate it?

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

July 13, 2016 (3:37)

Jacqueline Holman and Cameron Carswell discuss European utilities importing high ash thermal coal from Mozambique and whether demand is likely to rise in the coming months.

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

July 05, 2016 (6:43)

Listen to Ineos director Tom Crotty discuss the state of the group's UK operations at present and going forwards in the aftermath of Brexit.

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 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 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.

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.

Copyright © 2016 S&P Global Platts, a division of S&P Global. All rights reserved.