The Argus Dirty Freight Forward Curves service is a powerful, independent market valuation tool to support investment and trading decisions in dirty freight markets across the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia. Argus produces daily forward price curves that are distinct from the forward price assessments published in Argus market reports.

Key features


Daily assessments

Daily assessments providing a rolling 24-month view of monthly forward prices.


Time-stamped data

Time-stamped using the appropriate market’s daily settlement time — London and New York.


Robust methodology

Independent and transparent market-appropriate methodology.


Delivery options

Receive our forward curve data via data feed, third-party channel partners, our client portal or via email.

Customers that benefit

The Argus Dirty Freight Forward Curves service is essential for anyone with exposure to global dirty freight markets. Below are examples of how some clients use this service:
  • Risk managers 

    Use our forward curves data for unbiased, third-party curve validation against counterparties, internal valuations, and for mark-to-market purposes for daily profit and loss assessments.

  • Traders and trade analysts 

    Rely on our extensive historical analysis to determine locational and temporal spread relationships and use prior day curves on a daily basis as a reference when entering the market the following morning.
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Argus Forward Curves

We offer a full suite of forward curves across key energy and commodity markets. Support your investment and trading decisions with our powerful, independent market valuation tool.

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