The Argus fob Rotterdam assessment is long-established, collecting standard size cargoes exported on a fob basis from the Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp (ARA) hub. ARA is the largest, most liquid region in the northern Europe market and a natural exporter of cargoes to UK, Ireland and other regions. The assessment is published weekly and reflect cargoes of 2,000 – 7,000 mt.

Price assessment details

What are the advantages of the Argus fob Rotterdam bitumen price assessment?

The Argus fob Rotterdam price assessment is used as a price reference in physical spot and term contracts in the Northern European market. The assessment is calculated based on transactions, bids, offers and oil products movements. Our team is committed to ensuring the highest quality in price assessments giving priority to spot transactions.

How is this assessment used?

Users of the fob Rotterdam assessments include traders, refiners, risk managers, planners, analysts, regulators, producers, contractor end users, construction companies, as well as supply and purchasing managers.