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S&P Global Platts to include Norway's Troll in Dated Brent, BFOE assessments from 2018

S&P Global Platts to include Norway's Troll in Dated Brent, BFOE assessments from 2018

2017-02-20 05:00:00 EST

Following an extensive period of consultation and engagement with market participants, S&P Global Platts will include Norway's Troll in its Dated Brent, BFOE price assessments from January 1, 2018.

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Dated Brent crude oil volatility: February outlook

The Barrel Blog

February 20, 2017
Mexico’s plans to develop its shale oil resources have finally taken a step forward following years of largely fruitless efforts by the state owned company Pemex.
February 15, 2017
What some are describing as the Trump Factor appears to be emboldening US steel producers to embark on new capital projects.
February 13, 2017
China’s regulatory pendulum has swung from supporting independent refiners to favoring state-owned oil companies.
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Houston (Platts)--20 Feb 2017 945 am EST/1445 GMT
Formosa Plastics USA said Friday it would raise caustic soda prices by $85/dry st, becoming the latest US seller to increase prices, according to a letter to customers obtained by S&P Global Platts.
Tokyo (Platts)--20 Feb 2017 943 am EST/1443 GMT
Japan's ethylene and ethylene derivatives exports in December rose 2.2% from a month earlier to 211,200 ethylene equivalent tons, or EET, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry said in a statement late Friday.
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Feature: The Trump Administration

January 27, 2017
Congressional Republicans hoping to overhaul US corporate taxes are depending on oil imports to generate nearly a third of the proposal's $1 trillion in revenue expected over 10 years, making it a challenge for any industry efforts to carve out an exemption for crude or oil products.
US oil imports remain key to Republicans' $1 trillion border tax plan
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Fact Box: Trump signs orders on Keystone XL, Dakota Access pipelines
Fact Box: Trump signs orders on Keystone XL, Dakota Access pipelines
US President Donald Trump on January 24 signed executive actions aimed at advancing the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines.


How will European producers cope without anti-dumping duties on Chinese PET?
February 17, 2017
- Our editors discuss how the European Commission’s decision to drop anti-dumping duties on Chinese PET will affect European producers.
Record Russian natural gas flows via Nord Stream 1 fall after OPAL injunction
February 15, 2017
- Our natural gas experts discuss the impact of demand, Russian route choices and lawyers on the European gas market this winter, and what to look out for next.
What the FERC? How a lack of quorum could affect US oil and natural gas
February 13, 2017
- The US FERC lost its quorum on February 3 and slipped into regulatory chaos. What does it mean for pipeline permitting and oil shipping rates and what does it say about partisanship in Washington?
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M2M-NGL Forward Curves

Published February 2016

The M2M-NGL Forward Curves guide describes the methodology used to compute the M2M NGL. Platts "Quantitative Forward Curves" QFC are developed incorporating Platts' editorial market knowledge, Platts' extensive database of historical price assessments and Platts Analytics expertise.

M2M-NGL Forward Curves

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