A legacy built on PGM market independence and rigour
SFA (Oxford) is a world-renowned authority on platinum group metals and provides a range of in-depth market intelligence derived from ground-up modelling of supply and demand fundamentals and our hands-on, forward-looking commentary and analysis on the events and trends impacting the PGM marketplace. Each report is supported with direct interaction with the SFA team of analysts. Our PGM market reports and accurate PGM price forecasts have developed a 'cult' following by the key value chain players, delivering unique market insights ahead of the industry and supporting our clients in their strategic decisions.
The PGM markets
SFA (Oxford) provides regular market intelligence on platinum group metals and PGM price drivers.
Platinum, palladium and rhodium market reports
Whether you are interested in quarterly PGM price reporting, long-term annual forecasts, or both, SFA can help.
Released every three months, this price risk-focused report details-impacting factors for platinum, palladium and rhodium markets for the next three years.
Our highly detailed market view provides current and long-term trends and influences acting on the global PGM markets.
Ruthenium, iridium and hydrogen metals reports
For green hydrogen metals, SFA provides quarterly reporting on this fast-moving space.
Stay up-to-date with a quarterly 5-year forecast on ruthenium's technological developments and underlying evolution of supply, demand and end-use applications.
A comprehensive quarterly report on iridium market fundamentals and integration of future technologies for new and existing end-users.
A proprietary report unlocking the current and future demands for precious metals (Pt, Ir, and Ru) used in electrolysers and fuel cells for the hydrogen economy.
Special PGM market reports
SFA has developed expertise across the value chain to assist your due diligence.
In collaboration with Heraeus, this weekly report makes sure all the key precious metal and macroeconomic developments are fully analysed by the SFA team.
Unrivalled insights and definitive answers to PGM purchasing dynamics, metal flows, trading and pricing factors affecting platinum, palladium and rhodium.
A comprehensive study of recycled autocatalysts from scrapyards, collection, decanners, smelting and refining players, technology developments and economics.
A detailed look at the precious metals recovered from PGM processing plant waste streams at concentrators, smelters and refineries, and tailings dams.
SFA's advanced mineral processing assessment offers offtake opportunities into existing PGM smelting, base metals and precious metals refining facilities.
DCF scenario modelling analysing the attractiveness of global PGM projects based on incentivised PGM pricing which can motivate new supply.
An evaluation on future platinum, palladium and rhodium supply risk from mines and projects around the world, and the economic cost of production.
Analytics on the PGM primary production landscape, assessing estimated depletion rates of mines and projects, forecasting ounce loss.
Regional PGM market outlook reports
SFA's bespoke market reports cover all major regions in detail for new entrants.
An assessment of PGM purchasing, trade flows and end-use consumption as well as mapping key industry players for strategic investment.
Bottom-up evaluation of the precious metals trading environment, regulatory framework, end-use markets, recycling volumes and key players.
A critical impact study of PGM consumption by country of major-end uses, and future metal requirements by company.
Detailed market intelligence on PGM demand and supply, major players and the recycling market to assist strategic planning.