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Houston Ship Channel Natural Gas (Platts IFERC) Basis Futures Contract Specs

Contract Unit 2,500 MMBtu
Price Quotation U.S. dollars and cents per MMBtu
Trading Hours CME Globex: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. New York time/ET (5:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 45-minute break each day beginning at 5:15 p.m. (4:15 p.m. CT)
CME ClearPort: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. New York time/ET (5:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 45-minute break each day beginning at 5:15 p.m. (4:15 p.m. CT)
Minimum Price Fluctuation $0.0001 per MMBtu
Product Code CME Globex: NHN
CME ClearPort: NH
Clearing: NH
Listed Contracts Current year plus next five years
Settlement Method Financially Settled
Floating Price The Floating Price for each contract month will be equal to the Platts Inside FERC's Gas Market Report ("Platts IFERC") Houston Ship Channel Index ("Index") published in the table titled "Market Center Spot-Gas Prices" in the first regular issue of the contract month minus the NYMEX (Henry Hub) Natural Gas Futures contract final settlement price for the corresponding contract month.
Termination Of Trading Trading shall cease on the last business day of the month prior to the contract month.
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 518
Block Minimum Block Minimum Thresholds
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