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Discontinuations of inactive Market Data categories

Discontinuations of inactive Market Data categories

The following Market Data categories either have stopped updating for a long time (PA, EJ, ZA, IC, IA) or have never been used (HX, ULC, USC,AHC, ALC, RHC, RSC).

There are no symbols in these MDCs. On February 26, 2021, Platts is going to discontinue and remove them from all the data feed.

MDC Description

PA Crude Postings: Canadian

EJ Emissions: Global Sulfur/Nitrous Oxides

ZA Futures/Nearbys: ICE Mideast Sour Crude

IC Futures/Nearbys: NYMEX Electricity

IA Futures/Nearbys: NYMEX Emissions

HX Coal: Misc Non-Platts Data

ULC Derivatives: FtS Americas London Crude

USC Derivatives: FtS Americas Singapore Crude

AHC Derivatives: FtS Asia Houston Crude

ALC Derivatives: FtS Asia London Crude

RHC Derivatives: FtS European Houston Crude

RSC Derivatives: FtS European Singapore Crude

If you have any comments or questions about this announcement, please contact S&P Global Platts Client Services or email