Platts Oil Markets Podcasts
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Platts editors analyze the top oil news and pricing stories from around the globe. This is a collection of Platts three key oil podcast series -- 'What's moving the European oil market,' 'What's moving the Americas oil market,' and the 'Oil Roundtable: top three news stories'.
||European jet fuel prices under pressure from rising supply||Platts editors assess the recent oversupply situation in the European jet markets and whether prices are on the rise in line with summer demand.||6/3/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Rising crude prices prompt fears of disconnect with physical market||Platts editors discuss recent developments in the Nigerian gasoline market, where concerns arose over the quarter on payments of subsidies to gasoline suppliers.||5/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||US refiners hoping gasoline margins remain high on summer travel demand||Summer driving season is about to kick off in the US, where refiners are cranking up capacity to churn out more gasoline. Editors touch on gasoline prices, cracking margins, unplanned outages, as well as spot and futures markets.||5/18/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Rising crude prices prompt fears of disconnect with physical market||Platts editors analyze recent trends in Brent crude oil prices, focusing on a perceived disconnect between the rally in futures and the weak physical crude market.||5/14/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Jet fuel specification change a thorn in European traders' side||Platts editors discuss the recent change in the European jet fuel specification and the serious implications for oil traders and pipeline operators across the continent.||5/8/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Russia refinery upgrades change face of European gasoil market||Platts European oil editors examine the changing face of the European gasoil market after Russian refinery upgrade projects led to lower sulfur gasoil exports.||4/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Questions linger over US crude production, transportation, exports||Platts editors from across the US share what they heard in sessions and on the sidelines at the 2015 IHS CERAWeek, from questions over crude oil production to reassessing transportation and storage to reconsidering export restrictions.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Short-term resurgence of Northwest European LSFO barge demand||Platts European oil editors discuss the surprising resurgence in Northwest European low sulfur fuel oil barge demand seen in the first half of April.||4/17/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Texas Gulf Coast crude landscape shifts with new production, imports||Crude oil markets are shifting along the Texas Gulf Coast, where imports of Canadian heavy crude and increasing light sweet from the Permian and Eagle Ford are creating new market opportunities.||4/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||European gasoline unseasonably firm following US strength||Platts European oil editors examine the gasoline seasonality switch from winter to summer specification and blending demand; and how US gasoline strength has impacted European markets.||3/18/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||High freight rates limit strengthening of West African crude prices||Platts European oil and shipping editors examine the impact on the WAF crude oil market of the recent changes in freight rates; reduced use of VLCCs for floating crude storage.||3/12/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Conclusions from International Petroleum Week 2015 events in London||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.||2/16/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||European marine gasoil demand increases on launch of emissions regulations||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.||2/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Impact from lower jet fuel prices on airline markets to fully manifest itself in 2016: IATA||Brian Pearce, IATA’s chief economist, talks to Ilana Djelal, associate editorial director for European clean products and Philippe Casey, European jet fuel editor on the impact of lower energy complex on downstream airline markets.||1/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Hedging prevents airfares from tracking European jet fuel costs||Platts editors discuss why European airfares have not fallen in line with jet fuel prices, focusing on why hedging in the paper market prevents certain airlines from benefiting from the price declines.||1/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Floating storage opportunities emerge amid widening ICE Brent contango||Platts EMEA crude oil team discusses the widening contango on the ICE Brent Futures structure. As steep contango encourages traders to put Atlantic Basin, Persian Gulf and Asian crudes into inland and floating storage.||1/14/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||European LPG prices under pressure, increasing US exports||Platts European oil products editors discuss structural changes in the LPG market, focusing on increased propane exports from the US and the impact on the European market.||1/9/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
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Fascinating discussions with the Platts reporters on timely topics.
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