The industry’s price standard for LPG/NGL trading

Every gallon of natural gas liquids that trades in U.S. spot markets is benchmarked on OPIS pricing. LPG/NGL exports from the key Mont Belvieu, Texas hub are critical to worldwide trade, so real-time OPIS pricing is also a must-have for tracking markets in Europe, Asia and Central and South America.

Understand LPG/NGL Pricing and Market Activity in Context

As the market leader in LPG and NGL pricing for more than 40 years, OPIS is closely connected to the way the industry does business. Our price reporting reflects the unique realities of each region we cover. We never dictate to the market. We listen.

OPIS puts LP pricing into context with in-depth analysis of both the current and forward markets. Our real-time price tickers show active trading and price changes as they transpire. Our experts uncover the root causes of market dynamics. Breaking news alerts keep you instantly aware of market activity – so you can focus on business.

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Daily reports: LPG/NGL pricing transparency, news alerts and analysis

OPIS reports include full-day spot pricing, news, insightful analysis and extensive forward market discovery for ethane, propane, butane and natural gasoline throughout North America. In Europe and Asia, OPIS editors track news and pricing, with a focus on international cargo movements and global arb trends.

North America LPG Report

Base your fuel deals on the official benchmark for LPG spot pricing

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NGL Forwards Report

NGL forward curves from a single reliable daily source

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Natural Gas Reports: Daily + Bidweek

A reliable, affordable price index to back up spot and term fuel contracts

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Europe LPG & Naphtha Report

Deepen your global market understanding. Connect the dots worldwide

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Asia Naphtha & LPG Report

The definitive source for credible Asia-Pacific information, in context

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LP Gas News Alerts

Market-moving news critical to buying and selling LPGs and NGLs

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LPG/NGL price tickers: real-time transparency around the clock

Our Global LPG Ticker tracks price relationships between European and Asian spot LPG markets and the influential Mont Belvieu hub. The North American Propane Ticker shows live spot propane price indications as they happen from the start of morning trade for Mont Belvieu, Conway, Canada and more.

Global LPG Ticker

Think fast globally with real-time pricing in relation to Mont Belvieu

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North American Propane Ticker

Make better buy-sell decisions in volatile propane spot markets

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Natural Gas Liquids Tools and Analytics

Make better calls faster with PointLogic’s NGL Module. Get real-time daily NGL production estimates, drill down on interactive maps, create custom watchlists, and get additional context from top analysts.

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Events & eLearning Opportunities

Find out about the OPIS NGL Supply & Market Basics eLearning Course

Join us at the OPIS NGL Summit

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Events & eLearning Opportunities

Find out about the OPIS NGL Supply & Market Basics eLearning Course

Join us at the OPIS NGL Summit

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The Only Chart You Will Ever Need to Convert Global NGLs

This is the only chart you will ever need to convert global NGL values so you can easily translate gallons into metric tons in this active worldwide market.

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What Is EP Mix? NGL Uses & Pricing

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