Biofuels Alert

Platts Biofuels Alert is a real-time service providing breaking news and the latest biofuels price assessments for ethanol, ethanol swaps, biodiesel, RINs, MTBE and ETBE. Quickly react to market changing conditions with critical pricing updates, end-of-day price assessments, essential news, in-depth analysis and expert commentary.


  • Access critical, up-to-the-minute pricing information to assist in your sales and purchase decisions
  • Identify and act on opportunities in the market with real-time access to the latest market information
  • Track production margins and gauge demand and supply balances
  • Get a clear understanding of issues affecting the market through our analysis of market developments and trends
  • Get a global perspective of the biofuels market, and understand the drivers of biofuels prices


  • Real-time information on bids, offers and price indications for the global biofuels markets
  • US and Asian ethanol Market-on-Close price assessments delivered via one platform
  • End-of-day price assessments, breaking news and relevant market coverage of the global biofuels industry consolidated in one report
  • Global price assessments and commentary for ethanol swaps, biodiesel, MTBE, European ETBE and RINs numbers
  • Regular publication of regional plant operating and production rates, feedstock crushing rates, new projects and related soft commodities news