Argus coal market services give you the professional, high-quality intelligence you need for the demands of today’s global coal markets.

Whether you're interested in European, Asia-Pacific, Americas or African coal markets, we give you the clearest, most accurate indexation-quality price assessments, news and analysis available anywhere. 

Our key prices

Argus prices are used extensively by energy companies, governments, banks, regulators and other organisations as benchmarks for derivatives and as indexes in physical contracts. Our key prices are used as reference prices in physical supply and derivative contracts, for mark-to-market purposes, as an indication of value for tax assessment, for risk management and for strategic analysis and planning. Learn more about individual key prices for:

  • Crude oil
  • Oil products
  • Natural gas/LNG
  • Coal
  • Emissions


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Featured market services

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    ARGUS/Coalindo Indonesian Coal Index Service

    The leading coal price reference used by buyers and sellers of Indonesian coal and used in the computation of the Indonesian domestic coal price. It includes key prices such as ICI3, ICI4, ICI5.
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    ARGUS/ McCloskey's Coal Price Index Service

    Your trusted source of the latest coal API index assessments, it includes key prices such as API2, API4, API5 and API8.
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    ARGUS Coal Daily International

    Your single most reliable source of the latest international coal price assessments, news, and intelligence, it includes key prices such as cif ARA, for Richards Bay, fob New castle for Indonesia.
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    ARGUS Coal Daily

    The trusted source for Americas coal price assessments, indexation, news and market data, it includes key prices as Illinois basin and Power river basin.

See a listing of our coal market services

We are dedicated to covering coal markets around the world, and our services will help you find the prices and news you need to track the industry. We have publications in English and Russian, and we can put coal into context within the larger energy landscape, utilising our deep knowledge of competing fuels and related markets. We invite you to explore our services and see which one may best fit your business.

Frequently downloaded coal methodologies

  • ARGUS Coal Daily International

  • ARGUS/McCloskey's Coal Price Index Report

  • Browse all Argus methodologies

Related market: Power

From international electricity prices to analytical reporting and fundamentals data, Argus meets power market needs in consolidated, comprehensive services. Our electricity prices are trusted and used by many companies in spot and term pricing, risk analysis and management, mark-to-market and strategic planning.

Related market: Emissions

Argus emissions services feature analysis and insight into industry trends, policy makers and regulatory developments. If you need price assessments for the green markets, including CO2 permits, emissions trading schemes, renewable energy certificates, SO2 and NOx, then you have come to the right place.
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