New Platts American GulfCoast Select crude oil benchmark symbols
The following symbols have been created in Market Data category RU (Crudes: at 13:30 Houston) for the launch of a new benchmark for US crude oil, to be called Platts American GulfCoast Select (AGS), effective June 26.
The new benchmark will reflect the value of waterborne light sweet crude loading FOB US Gulf Coast, and be published under the Platts symbol AGSAA00. They also will appear on Platts Global Alert pages 210, 214, 222, 223, 211, and 215 as well as in Plats Crude Oil Marketwire, Oilgram Price Report and North American Crude and Products Scan.
Please see more details in the subscriber note below:
MDC Symbol Bates Dec Freq Curr UOM Description
RU AGSAA00 c 3 DW USD BBL Platts AGS
RU AGSAA03 c 3 MA USD BBL Platts AGS MAvg
RU AGSAB00 c 3 DW USD BBL Platts AGS vs Dated Brent Strip
RU AGSAB03 c 3 MA USD BBL Platts AGS vs Dated Brent Strip MAvg
RU AGSAC00 c 3 DW USD BBL Platts AGS vs NYMEX WTI Strip
RU AGSAC03 c 3 MA USD BBL Platts AGS vs NYMEX WTI Strip MAvg
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