Platts Bunkerwire

Platts Bunkerwire gives you a daily global picture of the physical, wholesale bunker fuels markets, providing the latest marine fuel prices by grade for major ports and insight into the factors impacting them.

Platts Bunkerwire contains Platts price assessments for over 65 of the world's most liquid ports, carefully selected market-moving news, market commentary, and feedstock information essential for large-volume bilateral contract negotiations.

Our market specialists around the world are dedicated to delivering you the timely coverage of end-of-day bunker fuel prices for over 65 of the world's most liquid ports. As well as daily regional market commentaries, analysis, and a summary of bid, offers, and trades providing transparency around our benchmark assessments.

Understand Prices and Negotiate with Confidence

Whether you are a bunker fuel trader, analyst, or shipowner, Platts Bunkerwire gives you the assurance you need to make informed decisions confidently.

  • — Realize more value and protect your margins by seeing where and when to bunker
  • — Understand what's driving regional and global markets with our extensive supply data, cargo freight rates, and key feedstock and fuel oil crack data for all the major ports globally
  • — Ensure compliance through access to impartial price assessments
  • — See what's affecting prices within and beyond your region with the latest market-moving news
  • — Negotiate contracts with confidence by using Platts independent price assessments and industry-recognized benchmarks for reference
  • — No need to collate and analyze data yourself – use our graphs, map, and charts for at-a-glance views of market activity and trends, or export our data into your own models and databases


  • — Platts Container Rates and Platts Bunker Charges, daily indexes that provide flexibility for container carriers and their customers in negotiating box rates and bunker surcharges in $/FEU on major container routes. Container Bunker Charge $/FEU indexes utilize Low Sulphur Marine Gas Oil and HFO 380 bunker prices at representative ports along with other transparent variables and will include new 0.5% low sulphur bunker fuel prices.
  • — Price assessments by key fuel grade - intermediate fuel oil (IFO 380 and 180), marine diesel, marine gasoil, marine fuel, marine fuel 0.5% derivatives).
  • — Posted prices from Petrobas, Saudi Aramco and Chinese Petroleum Corporation and a view of key cargo pricing and transportation costs for a wider view of the upstream and midstream bunker supply chain.
  • — Benchmark pricing for physical bunker fuel markets.
  • — Key feedstock and transportation cost information.
  • — Selected news items focusing on what's moving the market.
  • — Spot market commentary for the bunker sector, reported by Platts global network of correspondents and dedicated market reporters.
  • — The map of the day featuring a complete visual and written overview of comparative prices for key ports in a particular geographic region.
  • — Prices listed in Platts Bunkerwire available in data-point format for easy analysis and seamless integration into your own models and databases.