Latest Platts Podcasts



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

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

April 25, 2016 (14:21)

Iran's planned post-sanctions oil production path is colliding with crude market realities, keeping the country's production and exports from ramping up to meet initial expectations.



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

April 25, 2016 (5:04)

Platts editors discuss the global sugar deficit that has supported world sugar prices and how Brazil's sugar production for 2016/17 is likely to increase.



Listen to the latest analysis of global steel markets

April 22, 2016 (5:15)

Centered on the strength in the domestic Chinese market, steel mills are forcing up prices around the world. The Meltdown boys trying to figure out why and for how long this price rally will continue.



Platts analysis of how rules and regulation impacts markets

April 15, 2016 (6:04)

With far-reaching changes in the EU power market design looming, and European baseload power prices heading for new lows, does nuclear have a long-term future in the EU's energy mix?



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 oil price movements.

March 08, 2016 (5:12)

The US jet fuel industry is facing more problems with off-spec product, leading to lots of discussion around how jet fuel is stored, mixed, shipped on pipelines and tested.


March 08, 2016 (6:34)

Platts editors on why the premium of Med LSFO prices over NWE tumbled to its narrowest level in 20-months on the back of plummeting freight rates between the two regions.



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

December 21, 2015 (6:01)

Platts petrochemicals team discusses the Q4 update of the Global Polyolefins Outlook, including expectations for polyethylene and polypropylene supply and demand balances in 2016.



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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