Latest Argus Media Stories

2014-02-03 04:20:50

LONDON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus Media, has successfully completed an external assurance review of the policies and processes that it uses to establish price benchmarks for thermal coal, coking coal, natural gas and biomass. These processes are designed to ensure compliance with the principles for price reporting agencies set out by the International Organization of Securities Commissions (the IOSCO PRA...

2014-01-21 16:21:09

HOUSTON, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chile's state-owned oil company Enap has switched its data provider for oil products prices to leading energy and commodity price and news reporting agency Argus. Enap is a key leader of the energy sector in the Latin America. It supplies nearly 65pc of Chile's total oil products demand and represents roughly one-third of the country's energy supply. The decision became effective on 1 January 2014. Enap will use Argus price assessments for...

2014-01-06 00:20:15

SINGAPORE, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus has launched cfr coal assessments for the east coast of India. Argus will assess spot prices on a weekly basis for three main grades of coal delivered to the key port of Krishnapatnam. The grades are NAR 5,500 kcal/kg, GAR 5,000 kcal/kg and GAR 4,200 kcal/kg. The new assessments further expand Argus coverage of the key coal markets in Asia-Pacific and reflect growing interest in...

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