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Platts to Add Group 3 84 Octane Gas Assessments


On July 23, 2013, Platts announced it will launch a U.S. Midwest Group 3 84 sub-octane (V grade) gasoline assessment that will reflect the Magellan Pipeline specifications at the Tulsa, OK, injection site on an FOB basis, effective September 3. At the same time, Platts is still seeking feedback on the discontinuing of its Group 3 conventional 87 octane gasoline (N grade) assessment, effective December 31.

See the original announcement

Data Sources: Platts  |  Effective Date: September 03, 2013


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