The ARGUS FAME Ø biodiesel price assessment
The Argus FAME 0 (fatty acid methyl ester 0°C) price assessment is a key benchmark for European biodiesel markets. The primary basis for the FAME 0 price assessment is fob Rotterdam. Argus also produces a FAME 0 price assessment for the Mediterranean region, which is calculated by adding the Argus price assessment of the Rotterdam-Mediterranean freight rate to the fob Rotterdam price assessment.
Advantages of the ARGUS FAME Ø biodiesel price assessment
The Argus FAME 0 biodiesel price assessment benefits from a market-appropriate methodology and is not constrained to a narrow window of trades. This approach delivers transparency and reliability and creates a price assessment series that is the benchmark price assessment for FAME 0 in northwest Europe. The price assessment is the most referenced biodiesel price assessment in the region.
Users of the ARGUS FAME Ø biodiesel price assessment
The Argus FAME 0 biodiesel price assessment is widely used in contract settlement for supply agreements, swaps and futures trade, and transfer pricing. Users include refiners, suppliers, logistics providers and terminal operators among many others.