Platts proposes to discontinue duplicate symbols

Platts, a part of S&P Global Commodity Insights, proposes to discontinue publishing duplicate symbols for certain Petrobras bunkers posted prices, effective Oct. 3, 2022

The original symbols will continue to database the Petrobras bunkers posted prices. Only the duplicate symbols would be discontinued.

The proposed discontinuation affects the following codes:

LGPNG00, MGPNG00: Petrobras Marine Gasoil Dlvd Paranagua

LGRIO00, MGRIO00: Petrobas Marine Gasoil Dlvd Rio de Janeiro

These symbols will continue to be databased and can be used as alternatives to the duplicates above:

PBABS00: Petrobas Marine Gasoil Dlvd Paranagua

PBABU00: Petrobas Marine Gasoil Dlvd Rio de Janeiro

The duplicate symbols appear in the Price Point Database. The active symbols that will continue publishing as normal and will remain in all the fixed pages and publications.

Please send all questions and comments to and by Sept. 26, 2022.

For written comments, please provide a clear indication if comments are not intended for publication by Platts for public viewing. Platts will consider all comments received and will make comments not marked as confidential available to the public upon request.