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New & Discontinued Price Symbols


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Here are the latest New and Discontinued Codes for all of the industries that Platts covers.

 

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15 Jun 2018

Coal, Metals

Asia

New Dalian Commodity Exchange (DCE) futures symbols

15 Jun 2018

Oil

EMEA

Discontinued EMEA petroleum derivatives symbols

14 Jun 2018

Oil

Americas

New Chicago Buckeye Complex oil symbols

14 Jun 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

13 Jun 2018

Coal

EMEA

New Thermal Coal CIF ARA 6000 kcal/kg NAR 15-60 symbols

12 Jun 2018

Oil

EMEA

Dated Brent strip 31-45 day forward symbol discontinuations

12 Jun 2018

Electric Power, Coal

EMEA

New Thermal Coal FOB Newcastle 6300 kcal/kg GAR 7-45 symbols

11 Jun 2018

Oil

Americas

Renaming and Correcting HSFO USGC vs LSFO USAC M2M Financial Contracts

08 Jun 2018

Oil

Global

Discontinued certain crude oil, refined product indices symbols

08 Jun 2018

Oil

Americas

Discontinued HSFO USGC vs LSFO USAC M2M Financial symbols

08 Jun 2018

Oil

EMEA

New LPG percentage of naphtha equivalent symbols

07 Jun 2018

Natural Gas

Global

LNG Carrier Day Rate unit of measure changes

07 Jun 2018

Oil

Asia

Naphtha Arab Gulf unit of measure correction

07 Jun 2018

Oil

Asia

Description standardization for Naphtha Arab Gulf and Japan symbols

07 Jun 2018

Electric Power

EMEA

Data backfills for EEX Italian and Spanish futures symbols

07 Jun 2018

Natural Gas

EMEA

Additional Spanish PVB and Italian PSV gas forward symbols

05 Jun 2018

Coal

Asia

Discontinued Mid-Vol Coking Coal Chinese Imports CFR Jingtang symbols

04 Jun 2018

Shipping

Americas

New Brazil/Uruguay-China VLCC 260kt dirty tanker symbols

04 Jun 2018

Natural Gas

Global

New LNG Ballast Rate symbols

04 Jun 2018

Oil

Asia

Description change for Japan low sulfur marine diesel symbols

04 Jun 2018

Electric Power

EMEA

Discontinued European power symbols

01 Jun 2018

Oil

Americas

Discontinued US Gulf Coast oil swap symbols

01 Jun 2018

Metals

EMEA

New Aluminum Alloy 231 delivered Europe symbols

01 Jun 2018

Oil

Asia

Discontinued Bebatik, Manis, Brunei Light OSP symbols

31 May 2018

Oil, Natural Gas, Electric Power, Coal, Shipping, Petrochemicals, Metals, Agriculture

Global

Planned Maintenance: FTP Service

31 May 2018

Natural Gas, Electric Power

EMEA

New Spanish PVB and Italian PSV gas symbols

30 May 2018

Oil

Americas

New Renewable Volume Obligation (RVO) current year symbols

24 May 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

23 May 2018

Shipping

EMEA

New Clean Tankers 30kt UKC-UKC Handysize route symbols

22 May 2018

Shipping

Asia

New Kozmino-North China 100kt dirty tanker symbols

22 May 2018

Electric Power

EMEA

New EEX Italian and Spanish futures symbols

22 May 2018

Oil

Asia

New Murban differential to Dubai symbols

17 May 2018

Oil

Global

Additional symbols for CME refined products futures

17 May 2018

Petrochemicals

Americas

Decimal place increase for mixed xylene and MTBE symbols

17 May 2018

Oil

EMEA

Symbol description corrections for Oil Platts Forward Curve Curves (PFC)

17 May 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

16 May 2018

Natural Gas

Americas

New Tennessee Zone 1 cash basis symbol

14 May 2018

Natural Gas

Americas

New Tennessee Zone 1 weekly total volume symbol

14 May 2018

Coal, Shipping

Asia

New Panamax implied freight rate cargo size symbol

10 May 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

07 May 2018

Natural Gas

Americas

New Tennessee zone 1 natural gas location symbols

04 May 2018

Electric Power

Americas

Decimal place increase for NOAA water supply regression forecast symbol

04 May 2018

Oil

Global

Correcting some minor symbol description inconsistencies for the PFC

04 May 2018

Oil, Natural Gas, Electric Power, Coal

Global

ICE Futures contracts tenor extension

03 May 2018

Coal

EMEA

Description changes for US-Turkey petcoke freight symbols

03 May 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

02 May 2018

Shipping

EMEA

Cargo size change for dry bulk grain freight symbols

02 May 2018

Metals

Asia

Description changes for China VAT metals symbols

01 May 2018

Electric Power

Americas

Discontinued North American near term power symbols

01 May 2018

Oil

EMEA

Discontinued Russia's Yaroslavl to Ventspils diesel netback symbols

01 May 2018

Oil

EMEA

New CPC Blend CFD month 2, 3 symbols

27 Apr 2018

Oil

Americas

NYMEX Futures contracts tenor extension

26 Apr 2018

Oil, Petrochemicals

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

25 Apr 2018

Metals

Asia

New Market Data category and symbols for battery materials and lithium carbonate

25 Apr 2018

Shipping

Asia

Currency correction for shipping symbols

25 Apr 2018

Natural Gas

Americas

Frequency code correction for natural gas flow date symbols

25 Apr 2018

Coal, Shipping

Asia

New Panamax implied freight rate symbols

24 Apr 2018

Oil

Asia

Singapore FO 180 CST (Platts) Futures decimal place increase

23 Apr 2018

Oil

Americas

Renewable Volume Obligation (RVO) mirrored symbols

18 Apr 2018

Metals

Asia

Discontinued China pig iron monthly symbol

13 Apr 2018

Oil

Americas

Discontinuation of Heating Oil USGC FtS Financial contracts

13 Apr 2018

Shipping

Asia

Description change for Suezmax dirty tanker cargo size symbols

12 Apr 2018

Shipping

Asia

Description change for Suezmax dirty tanker cargo size symbols

12 Apr 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

11 Apr 2018

Oil

EMEA

New Volgograd-Novorossiysk Russian diesel netback symbols

10 Apr 2018

Oil

Global

New symbols for three CME refined products futures

06 Apr 2018

Metals

Latin-America

Description and frequency change for Venezuela HBI symbol

06 Apr 2018

Oil

EMEA

Discontinued Russian crudes and netbacks symbols

06 Apr 2018

Oil, Natural Gas, Electric Power, Petrochemicals, Metals

Global

Platts cleans erroneous data through correction, backfilling or deletion

05 Apr 2018

Petrochemicals

Americas

Decimal place, frequency and description changes for US methanol symbols

05 Apr 2018

Petrochemicals

EMEA

Reactivation of PTA FD NWE symbols

05 Apr 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

04 Apr 2018

Natural Gas

Americas

Symbol discontinuations for DOE LNG import data

04 Apr 2018

Petrochemicals

EMEA

Discontinued PTA FD NWE symbols

04 Apr 2018

Oil

Asia

NSCI Oman crude oil symbols discontinuations

03 Apr 2018

Oil

Americas

Light Houston Sweet crude description changes

02 Apr 2018

Oil

Americas

Description change for US Gulf Coast propane cargo symbols

02 Apr 2018

Oil

Asia

Discontinued CPC posted price symbols for marine diesel oil

02 Apr 2018

Shipping

EMEA

Discontinued New Orleans-Alexandria Supramax grains freight symbols

30 Mar 2018

Metals

Latin-America

New Venezuela HBI monthly average symbol [CORRECTION]

30 Mar 2018

Metals

Latin-America

New Venezuela HBI monthly average symbol

29 Mar 2018

Oil, Natural Gas, Petrochemicals

Global

Renaming and standardization of M2M Oil, NGL, LNG, and Petrochemicals symbol descriptions

29 Mar 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

27 Mar 2018

Oil

Asia

New Japan FOB gasoil symbols

27 Mar 2018

Petrochemicals

Asia

Decimal place increase for paraxylene FOB Korea symbols

23 Mar 2018

Agriculture

Americas

New symbols for CME NY Ethanol (Platts) Futures

23 Mar 2018

Coal

Americas

ICE Central Appalachian coal discontinuations

22 Mar 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

21 Mar 2018

Coal

Asia

Description and decimal place change for Hard Coking Coal FOB Australia symbol

20 Mar 2018

Natural Gas

Global

S&P Global Platts releases additional cut for North American Natural Gas Market Data (UPDATE)

16 Mar 2018

Oil, Petrochemicals

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

16 Mar 2018

Oil

EMEA

New West Africa FOB gasoil symbols

15 Mar 2018

Metals

Americas

Mercury US metals discontinuations

14 Mar 2018

Natural Gas, Electric Power

Americas

Discontinued 2017 M2MS symbols

13 Mar 2018

Natural Gas

Global

S&P Global Platts releases additional cut for North American Natural Gas Market Data

13 Mar 2018

Oil

Americas

New Light Houston Sweet monthly and pipeline averages

12 Mar 2018

Petrochemicals

Americas

Bate addition for mixed xylene symbol

09 Mar 2018

Oil

Americas

New oil refined product USGC balance month and WTI-Dubai financial spread symbols

09 Mar 2018

Petrochemicals

Global

Description change for Asia and EMEA naphtha symbols

09 Mar 2018

Natural Gas

Americas

Frequency corrections for ICE US Natural Gas flow date symbols

09 Mar 2018

Metals

Asia

Description change for HRC SAE1006 Premium FOB China symbol

09 Mar 2018

Metals

Asia

New Steel HRC SAE1006 FOB China symbols

08 Mar 2018

Oil, Petrochemicals

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

07 Mar 2018

Oil

Asia

New Crude oil CFR North Asia symbols

06 Mar 2018

Agriculture

EMEA

European biodiesel premium description correction

06 Mar 2018

Oil

Asia

Discontinued Taiwan's CPC Corp Posted Bunker Term symbols

05 Mar 2018

Oil, Petrochemicals

Global

Decimal place increase for some oil and petrochemicals symbols

05 Mar 2018

Shipping

Asia

New Singapore-Australia 35kt clean tankers symbols

05 Mar 2018

Oil

Asia

Discontinued Saudi Aramco posted bunker price symbols

01 Mar 2018

Oil

Asia

Discontinued CPC posted price symbols for MF-30 bunker fuel

01 Mar 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

28 Feb 2018

Agriculture

Asia

Decimal place increase for Australia premium wheat symbol

26 Feb 2018

Coal

Americas

New FOB US thermal coal symbols

26 Feb 2018

Petrochemicals

EMEA

Discontinued FOB ARA Xylene, Toluene symbols

23 Feb 2018

Oil

Global

Renaming and standardization of Oil Forward Curves symbol descriptions

23 Feb 2018

Oil

Asia

New Gasoline Unleaded 91 Non-oxy FOB Singapore symbols

22 Feb 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

15 Feb 2018

Oil

Asia

Sakhalin Blend crude oil description corrections

14 Feb 2018

Oil

EMEA

New Nigerian crude oil OSP symbols

14 Feb 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

13 Feb 2018

Natural Gas

Americas

Kern River natural gas description changes

12 Feb 2018

Agriculture

Americas

Decimal place increase for USDA statistics symbol

09 Feb 2018

Shipping

Global

New dry bulk freight cargo size symbols

08 Feb 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

07 Feb 2018

Shipping

EMEA

New DBF Supramax and Panamax Time-Charter Equivalent (TCE) symbols

07 Feb 2018

Natural Gas

Americas

Monthly natural gas symbol reactivations

02 Feb 2018

Oil

Global

New 2018 IEA world oil supply and demand symbols

02 Feb 2018

Petrochemicals

Asia

Description corrections for Asia liquid chemicals freight symbols

02 Feb 2018

Oil

EMEA

Discontinued Russian export duty monthly average

01 Feb 2018

Metals

Asia

Discontinued CIF Japan silicon symbols

01 Feb 2018

Electric Power

EMEA

Discontinued 2017 European forwards symbols

31 Jan 2018

Agriculture

Asia

Description change for Corn CFR South Korea symbols

30 Jan 2018

Agriculture

Americas

Frequency and description corrections for USDA statistics symbols

30 Jan 2018

Coal

Asia

New India metallurgical coke symbols

29 Jan 2018

Oil

Global

New European and Asian Naphtha conversion symbols

26 Jan 2018

Oil

Americas

New and updated petroleum product rack price symbols

25 Jan 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

22 Jan 2018

Oil

Global

Renaming and standardization of Oil Forward Curves symbol descriptions

22 Jan 2018

Shipping

Americas

New US Gulf Coast dirty tankers symbols

18 Jan 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

17 Jan 2018

Natural Gas

Americas

Discontinued monthly natural gas symbols

12 Jan 2018

Oil

Global

Discontinued exchange futures symbols

11 Jan 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

10 Jan 2018

Metals

Americas

Market Data category correction for pig iron CIF New Orleans symbols

10 Jan 2018

Petrochemicals

EMEA

Decimal place increase for petrochemical weekly and monthly average symbols

09 Jan 2018

Petrochemicals

Asia

Description change for domestic China Styrene Prompt Marker symbols

08 Jan 2018

Metals

EMEA

New Platts TSI European HRC Ruhr rolling monthly average symbol

05 Jan 2018

Electric Power

EMEA

New European emissions symbols

05 Jan 2018

Petrochemicals

Asia

New domestic China Styrene symbols

04 Jan 2018

Metals

Asia

Historical data backfills for TSI iron ore swaps symbols

04 Jan 2018

Oil

Asia

Discontinued Singapore gasoil differentials and MOPS strip symbols

04 Jan 2018

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

03 Jan 2018

Oil

EMEA

Discontinued Great Belt, Suez and Trieste bunkers symbols

03 Jan 2018

Petrochemicals

EMEA

Description change for Xylene FOB ARA symbols

02 Jan 2018

Natural Gas

Americas

Description correction for preliminary natural gas symbol

02 Jan 2018

Metals

Americas

Description change for US steel plate symbols

02 Jan 2018

Metals

Asia

Discontinued TSI Iron Ore and IODEX symbols

02 Jan 2018

Metals

Asia

Description change for TSI iron ore symbols

02 Jan 2018

Oil

EMEA

Discontinued Egypt crude OSP symbols

02 Jan 2018

Metals

EMEA

New Platts TSI European HRC rolling monthly average symbols

29 Dec 2017

Shipping

Asia

Description change for Asia Supramax coal cargo symbols

28 Dec 2017

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

28 Dec 2017

Metals

Americas

New Aluminum CIF Premium symbols

27 Dec 2017

Coal

Americas

Discontinued CAPP Barge thermal coal symbols

22 Dec 2017

Electric Power

EMEA

New UK GTMA Forward symbols

21 Dec 2017

Oil

Asia

New IE Singapore symbols

20 Dec 2017

Metals

Americas

New New Orleans CIF Pig Iron symbols

20 Dec 2017

Metals

EMEA

Discontinued LBMA precious metals symbols



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