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MetalPrices is one of Platts's top rivals. MetalPrices's headquarters is in Houston, Texas, and was founded in 1995. MetalPrices operates in the Business Support Services industry. MetalPrices generates 0.39% of Platts's revenue.

PennWell has been one of Platts's top competitors. PennWell was founded in 1910 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. PennWell is in the Publishing industry. PennWell generates $5.5B less revenue than Platts.

Genscape, Inc. is one of Platts's top competitors. Genscape, Inc. was founded in Louisville, Kentucky} in 1999. Genscape, Inc. operates in the Business Information Research industry. Compared to Platts, Genscape, Inc. generates $5.6B less revenue.

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Platts Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
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PIRA Energy Group

Aug 2016

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PIRA operates as an energy consulting company providing market data, analysis and forecasting services in oil, natural gas and electricity markets.
Platts RigData

Jun 2016

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undisclosed
RigData is an interactive mobile map application that provides the location and status of all working oil and gas drilling rigs.
Asia Pacific Petroleum Conference

Apr 2016

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undisclosed
APPEC is an oil and gas conference, exhibition and oil trading hub that enables industry players to exchange ideas and structure deals.

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Commodity Flow Limited

Mar 2016

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Petromedia, Ltd.

Jul 2015

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These are all the companies that Platts has acquired. Platts has acquired 7 companies and its latest acquisition was PIRA Energy Group in Aug 2016. PIRA operates as an energy consulting company providing market data, analysis and forecasting services in oil, natural gas and electricity markets.

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These are all the companies that Platts has invested in. Platts has invested 7 companies and its latest investment was PIRA Energy Group in Aug 2016. PIRA operates as an energy consulting company providing market data, analysis and forecasting services in oil, natural gas and electricity markets.

Platts News

July 17, 2019The Industry Spread

S&P Global Platts and Intercontinental Exchange Extend Partnership in LNG

S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commo... See more »
September 23, 2018CENTRALCHARTS

S&P Global Platts and Enterprise Singapore collaborate to bring innovation to Singapore

S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commo... See more »
July 3, 2018Ship & Bunker

Platts Adds Ports to LSFO Price Assessments in Med

New additions are regular importers of low sulfur product.... See more »
June 26, 2018Reuters

Commodity price agency Platts to review Indonesia crude methodology

SINGAPORE, June 26 (Reuters) - Commodity price agency S&PGlobal Platts, a unit of S&P Global Inc, is ... See more »
June 25, 2018Bunker Ports News

Platts revises LNG spot assessment process after Vitol submissions

S&P Global Platts revised its method for assessing Asian spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices afte... See more »
June 13, 2018Reuters

UPDATE 1-Platts receives 1st transparent bid in LNG pricing process

* Platts has approved four entities for its LNG pricing process... See more »

Platts Blogs

October 23, 2020Platts Blog

Bunker market looks to fragile demand, price recovery

The glut in low sulfur fuels has been a double-edged sword for the shipping industry. It muted the im... See more »
October 20, 2020Platts Blog

California's new clean car goal faces roadblocks, starting with election: Fuel for Thought

In California, greenhouse gas emissions produced by this year's record-breaking wildfire season have ... See more »
October 15, 2020Platts Blog

China Macro & Metals: tighter credit conditions will weigh on metals markets

Sentiment in China's metals markets was buoyant in July and August on easy credit conditions and expe... See more »
October 14, 2020Platts Blog

Uptick in US LNG exports a boost for terminals, despite storm challenges

An unusually active Atlantic hurricane season has tested the resilience of US liquefaction infrastruc... See more »
October 13, 2020Platts Blog

Tanker market could face sharp rebalancing in next couple of years: Fuel for Thought

The global tanker market is set for some critical capacity management in 2021-22. Weaker freight rate... See more »
October 8, 2020Platts Blog

Tanker owners pin hopes on storage uptick in oversupplied market

The fourth quarter has traditionally been referred to as the strongest quarter for freight markets, w... See more »
October 7, 2020Platts Blog

Insight Conversation: Sergiy Makogon, Gas TSO of Ukraine

As part of its transformation into a liberalized natural gas market, forged in the image of its liqui... See more »

Platts Press Releases

November 16, 2020PR Newswire

S&P Global Platts to Assess Prices for Food-Grade Recycled PET Packaging Pellets

HOUSTON, N.Y., Nov. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of i... See more »
September 21, 2020PR Newswire

S&P Global Platts Launches First Sustainable Aviation Fuel Price Assessments in Americas

HOUSTON and NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global Platts ("Platts"), the leading indepe... See more »
July 7, 2020centralcharts

Versatility key for crude benchmarks to withstand COVID test

Versatility key for crude benchmarks to withstand COVID test Availability of alternative delivery mec... See more »
April 1, 2020centralcharts

S&P Global Platts to Assess Prices for US Plastic (PET) Bottle Recycling

S&P Global Platts to Assess Prices for US Plastic (PET) Bottle Recycling New US post-consumer PET bot... See more »
May 23, 2019PR Newswire

S&P Global Platts to Launch Marine Fuel 0.5% Bunker Price Assessments Beginning July

LONDON and NEW YORK and SINGAPORE, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global Platts, the leading indepe... See more »
March 19, 2019PR Newswire

Finalists Announced for 2019 S&P Global Platts Global Metals Awards

LONDON, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 94 finalists have been received; executives and companies... See more »
March 6, 2019PR Newswire

U.S. Rig Count Propped up by Top 20 Oil and Gas Operators - S&P Global Platts

HOUSTON, March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global Platts Analytics, today announced the total U.S. ri... See more »

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Platts Summary

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Overview

Platts is a provider of energy and commodities information and price assessment solutions to the physical energy markets. Platts was founded in 1909. Platts' headquarters is located in London, England, GB E14 5LH. Platts' President, Martin Fraenkel, ...

CEO

Platts's President, Martin Fraenkel, currently has an approval rating of 67%. Platts's primary competitors are MetalPrices, PennWell & Genscape, Inc..

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Frequently Asked Questions about Platts

  1. When was Platts founded?

    Platts was founded in 1909
  2. Who is Platts's CEO?

    Platts's CEO is Martin Fraenkel
  3. How much revenue does Platts generate?

    Platts generates $5.7B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Platts have?

    Platts has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Platts's headquarters?

    Platts's headquarters is in London England, GB
  2. How many employees does Platts have?

    Platts has 1,000 employees
  3. What sector does Platts operate in?

    Platts is in Diversified Metals & Mining
  4. Who are Platts's competitors?

    Platts's top competitors are MetalPrices, PennWell, Genscape, Inc.