Platts Bunkerworld

Providing extensive, granular coverage of the global marine fuels market Platts Bunkerworld is an online service directly connecting your supply, procurement, and operations teams with fuel prices on the ground.

Covering over 350 ports, it gives you historical data, current S&P Global Platts price assessments, and indicative prices at port level for a clear view of the most competitive rates. Our regional market specialists are in touch with the ports every day, gathering quality real-time data and insights to which they apply S&P Global Platts transparent methodologies and a global view.


  • — Stay on top of market developments, including regulation and legislation, with our real-time news coverage, delivered directly from our market specialists who are on the ground in all the major port locations
  • — Identify more favorable deals by comparing prices for over 350 ports
  • — Drill down into individual ports for more granular detail such as fuel grade and quality data
  • — Carry out deeper analysis using our graphs, map and charts, or export data into your own models and databases
  • — Save time researching contact details – Platts Bunkerworld's Directory of over 3,000 marine fuel suppliers enables you to make immediate contact, you can also set up your own directory
  • — Negotiate bunker adjustment factor (BAF) rate contracts and deals with suppliers more confidently using our transparent indicative end-of-day pricing and Platts assessments as a benchmark


  • — Weighted daily index (Bunkerworld Index) made up of 20 key bunkering ports and fuel grades – the index represents the fundamentals for bunker fuel market price changes giving you a view to market movements without the need to analyze individual port price shifts
  • — An informative directory of bunker suppliers, traders and brokers (over 3,000 personnel contact details) - enabling you to create your own personal directory, as well as a community area containing blogs and classified advertisements posted by, and for, industry participants
  • — Prices are accompanied by indices for bunker fuel grades and quality, fundamentals and company information
  • — The latest market-moving stories and key legislative and regulatory news impacting the bunker sector
  • — Graphing tools to compare historical port price indications and fuel trends


  • — Platts price assessments for 63 major ports
  • — Real-time pricing bids, offers, and tenders on key port locations
  • — Daily indicative pricing for over 280 additional ports by fuel grade: Intermediate fuel oil (IFO) 380 CST and 180 CST; Marine diesel oil; Marine gas oil; Low sulfur marine gas oil
  • — 12 months of historical data downloads
  • — Data on sulfur, water and sediment content of bunkers