Do you need to understand the market value of LNG in regional and global markets? What is the value of freight rates and shipping costs between export and import locations? Or how supply and demand fundamentals are impacting the price of LNG? S&P Global Platts delivers the data and prices you need to make competitive decisions.
Essential to this service is Platts JKM; our daily benchmark price assessment for spot physical cargoes delivered ex-ship into Japan and South Korea.; Platts JKM is increasingly used as the price benchmark for spot trades and as a basis for long -term contracts both in and outside Asia.
Further insight into regional price differences is offered through analysis of other key markets including Northwest and Southwest Europe, the US Gulf Coast Marker (Platts GCM), the Middle East Marker (Plats MEM) and DES West India price assessments, as well as a host of freight and netback assessments globally.
Comprehensive pricing and market data – country level and regional data
- Daily LNG spot market assessments in Asia, Northwest and Southwest Europe
- LNG Carrier day rates for Atlantic and Pacific basins
- Global point to point LNG freight route costs
- Competitive fuel comparisons
- JKM™ spot/swap assessments
- FOB East Atlantic Marker (EAM)
- DES Southwest Europe Marker (SWE)
- DES Northwest Europe Marker (NWE)
- DES Middle East Marker (MEM)
- DES West India
- FOB US Gulf Coast Marker (GCM)
- FOB Australia (Netback)
- FOB Middle East (Netback)
- DES Brazil (Netforward)
Platts Market Data -LNG service delivers unbiased LNG prices and data to help you understand the fair and transactable value of LNG cargoes and freight. It includes LNG carrier day rates, global LNG freight route costs, and competitive fuel comparisons. And, with our LNG Voyages data sets, you can also analyze the fundamentals impacting the price of LNG, using Platts data on global LNG flows, date of import and export, export terminal and country, ship name, volume ship, and import terminal and country.
Platts Market Data - LNG Voyages:
- Date of Import and Export
- Export Terminal and Country
- Ship Name
- Volume ship
- Import terminal and country
Who should buy
Traders, risk managers, analysts, charters, ship owners and professionals working in the LNG value chain that need unbiased price assessments, and fundamental data on the global LNG markets utilize Platts Market Data – LNG.
Many clients want to ensure their entire staff has access to Platts’ information. We can work with you to appropriately license your staff and put in place the correct discount levels.
Platts Market Data – (LNG) is available in multiple formats and can be fed into your internal systems. The most common ways to receive market data are:
- Platts API or intuitive Excel Add-in
- Download comma-delimited (.csv) data files from www.platts.com
- Download text files (.txt) from Platts FTP site
Delivery Options Via Platts Partners
Platts partners play a critical role to help ensure your company's success. We've struck cooperative partnerships with the world's foremost data delivery and analysis companies to help you leverage the information we provide and extend its value throughout your organization.
- Access via a third party vendor, e.g.:
- FIS Global
Delivery Options via Platts Partners
As an independent commodity price and news provider with robust methodologies, our benchmark commodity prices have become the common language participants use to write contracts, monitor their commodity market, and achieve full transparency around transactions. Platts makes no representation or warranty as to the results to be obtained by market participants who elect to use Platts' prices and indices as the basis for transactions.