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

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

March 02, 2015 (11:54)

The US EPA's Chris Grundler may not be a member of Depeche Mode, but his appearance at the recent National Ethanol Conference unfolded like the British band's discography.


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

February 25 2015 (4:01)

After the US National Ethanol Conference, the industry sets its eye on exporting and timing production maintenance to make some use of thin margins.


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

February 20, 2015 (5:43)

The February ferrous scrap buy week in the US had an unexpectedly large price drop, and 2014 was the lowest level of US scrap exports since 2006.


February 19, 2015 (7:12)

Hector Forster, Platts editor for steel raw materials, provides an update on Atlantic met coal and iron ore pricing and procurement trends, along with current ferrous scrap pricing.


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

February 18, 2015 (7:18)

Natural gas markets continue to have more muted movements this winter, with high production but increased demand — especially for power burn — influencing spot and forwards prices.


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

February 17, 2015 (6:40)

Dorothee Arns, executive director of Petrochemicals Europe, the petrochemicals programme of Cefic, talks on the strengths and weaknesses of Europe's petrochemical industry; the outlook for shale gas and LPG cracking.


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

February 16, 2015 (6:28)

Platts editors examine International Petroleum 2015 events in London, the general mood amongst the delegates and the impact of recent crude oil price volatility on traders.


Listen to the latest analysis of oil price movements.

February 6, 2015 (8:01)

Platts editors discuss the recent change in shipping emission regulations that has led to increased demand for European marine gasoil and the growing interest in other alternative fuels and technologies.


February 4, 2015 (6:03)

Platts oil team discusses the potentially big reforms in China's oil product pricing this year, and the challenges involved in implementing such changes.


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 newsmakers and credentialed reporters discuss current energy issues.








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