Due to increased demand for transparent data within the global recycled plastics markets, S&P Global Platts has launched weekly calculated spreads relating to its global recycled plastic and virgin polymer price assessments, effective July 7.
The automated calculations update each Wednesday upon market close in each relevant region and are based on Platts existing spot price assessments.
Platts publishes the following spreads calculations:
R-HDPE Natural Pellets Spread to Virgin HDPE FD NWE
R-LDPE Translucent Pellets Spread to Virgin LDPE DDP NWE
R-PET Clear Flakes Spread to Post-Consumer PET Bottle Bales FD NWE
R-PET Clear Flakes Spread to Virgin PET FD NWE
R-PET Food-Grade Pellets Spread to R-PET Clear Flakes FD NWE
R-PET Food-Grade Pellets Spread to Virgin PET FD NWE
Yield-Adjusted Post-Consumer Mixed HDPE Bales Spread to Virgin HDPE Feedstock FD NWE
R-HDPE Film FOB SE Asia Spread to Virgin HDPE CFR FE Asia
R-PET Clear Flakes Spread to Premium Grade FOB SEA
R-PET Premium Clear Flakes Spread to Virgin PET Pellets FOB SEA
R-PET Clear Flakes spread to Premium-Grade Post-Consumer PET Bottle Bales FOB LA
R-PET Food-Grade Pellets spread to Premium-Grade Post-Consumer PET Bottle Bales FOB LA
R-PET Food-Grade Pellets spread to R-PET Clear Flakes FOB LA
R-PET Clear Flakes Spread to Virgin PET USWC
R-PET Food-Grade Pellet Spread to Virgin PET USWC
The spreads are published through Platts Dimensions Pro each Wednesday.
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