Platts Completes Kingsman Agri, Bio Data Acquisition

Sugar canes piled up
Kingsman specializes in pricing commodities such as sugar (pictured in cane form)

McGraw-Hill's energy and commodities data business Platts has completed its acquisition of Swiss commodities and biofuels price data and analytics provider Kingsman, to broaden its biofuels data assets and expand into agri-business data.

Based in Lausanne, Switzerland, with staff in London, Montreal, Bangkok, New Delhi and Sao Paulo, Kingsman provides daily, weekly and monthly reports covering the sugar, ethanol and biodiesel markets, aimed at farmers, refiners, financial institutions and trader