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Platts White Papers

Global Jet Fuel Market Summary | Q1, 2016

In this paper we provide a concise summary of the key developments and emerging trends in regional and global jet fuel markets durinng the first quarter of 2016.

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European jet fuel: turbulence ahead?

In this paper we examine the tangible impact of lower fuel prices on the European airline industry as well as the feasibility of passing along cost savings to customers. We also analyze the reasons that prevented the European airlines from realizing full benefits from lower fuel costs.

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Video Special

European Jet Fuel: Focus on Russia - Interview with Rosneft Aero -- Platts talks to Rosneft Aero's CCO on the drivers behind Russia's increase in jet fuel exports, with jet flows from Russia becoming more prevalent within the European market.

Global Oil Markets podcast

US jet fuel industry works to pin down causes of off-spec fuel
The US jet fuel industry is facing more problems with off-spec product, leading to lots of discussion around how jet fuel is stored, mixed, shipped on pipelines and tested.

The Barrel blog

Acquisition set to increase Alaska's jet fuel buying, but still outpaced by majors: Consolidation has created some of the world's largest airlines, but the purchase of Virgin America by Alaska Air Group makes a smaller splash for jet fuel.

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Market Commentary

Jet: US passenger count to hit all-time high

May 19, 2016

The US trade organization Airlines for America predicts that summer passenger volumes will hit an all-time high in 2016.

The A4A forecast, released Wednesday, showed that 231.1 million passengers, more than 2.51 million/day, are expected to take to the skies between June 1 and August 31, 2016. That would represent a 4% rise over 2015's previous high of 222.3 million passengers.


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