Platts Global Alert - Oil

Platts Global Alert (PGA) is the complete real-time information service that provides you with reports of deals done, latest news and market analysis, price indicators for crude oil and refined products and more than 200 end-of-day price assessments.


  • Get all the latest S&P Global Platts oil news and analysis in one place
  • Make key investment decisions quickly and more profitably, with a real-time snapshot of what and who is moving global oil markets on any given day and analytical coverage on what lies behind market moving events
  • Take advantage of a comprehensive set of information on the global and regional oil markets, from up-to-the-minute information on real-time deals, breaking news, and market analysis to the latest global price assessments and timely and relevant insight
  • Obtain a full and detailed picture of the very latest in news, pricing, and analysis of the refined products market
  • Get breaking news, price discovery and market commentary in real-time for the spot and forward markets
  • Benefit from additional sector specific real-time information services to increase your coverage of the marketplace; Bunker Add-On, Feedstocks Add-On, Clean and Dirty Tanker Add-On, LPG Add-On, Forward Curve – Oil Add-On


Daily global oil industry news and analysis on areas, such as:

  • Hydrocarbon discoveries and dusters in the upstream
  • Planned and unplanned outages at refineries, pipelines and terminals
  • Strategies and actions of global and regional companies
  • Policy and regulation in both oil producing and consuming nations
  • Focused editorial coverage delivering information on a need to know basis, helping you filter out background noise
  • Real-time reporting of deals done and talking levels
  • Price indicator tables for crude and products updated throughout the day
  • End-of-day assessments covering more than 200 prices providing transparency for every petroleum market in the world
  • Regular intra-day updates on market developments plus end of day comments
  • Key fundamental statistics from the IEA, API, OPEC and others
  • Incisive analysis from industry experts in constant touch with the marketplace
  • A comprehensive weather service including heating degree days, severe weather and temperature tables