Effective October 19 Platts will start reflecting German winter-grade specification for ultra low sulfur diesel on a pro-rated basis in its FOB Amsterdam-Rotterdam- Antwerp (ARA) barge ULSD assessment (Code: AAJUS00).
The following calendar applies: Intermediate to Winter Transition
- October 19: First day reflecting winter grade in the assessment
- October 21: First full five-day period reflecting winter grade - October 22: Last full five-day period reflecting intermediate grade
- October 27: Last day intermediate grade is reflected in assessment
- October 28: Winter grade fully reflected
A spreadsheet detailing the changes is available on request.
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