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Henry Hub Natural Gas Volume

Month Volume Deliveries Open Interest
Venue Detail Trade Type Detail At Close Change
Globex Open Outcry PNT /
Clearport
Total Volume Block Trades EFP EFR EFS TAS
DEC 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
JAN 15 86,214 17 2,827 89,058 1,724 0 0 0 5,890 0 72,734 -10,151
FEB 15 52,059 0 6,595 58,654 5,493 0 0 0 5,838 0 151,118 6,728
MAR 15 29,712 0 1,988 31,700 1,613 0 0 0 1,777 0 195,989 4,412
APR 15 18,484 1 1,255 19,740 880 0 0 0 346 0 97,207 -913
MAY 15 6,214 1 129 6,344 129 0 0 0 0 0 80,618 1,203
JUN 15 3,942 1 128 4,071 128 0 0 0 0 0 32,526 -220
JUL 15 2,714 1 129 2,844 129 0 0 0 0 0 29,957 30
AUG 15 1,550 1 329 1,880 329 0 0 0 0 0 26,250 -208
SEP 15 1,946 1 128 2,075 128 0 0 0 0 0 20,625 -143
OCT 15 4,599 1 129 4,729 129 0 0 0 0 0 47,195 -38
NOV 15 871 1 128 1,000 128 0 0 0 0 0 26,929 -63
DEC 15 726 1 129 856 129 0 0 0 0 0 25,190 -26
JAN 16 2,358 0 0 2,358 0 0 0 0 0 0 28,320 972
FEB 16 51 1 150 202 150 0 0 0 0 0 5,727 147
MAR 16 163 0 0 163 0 0 0 0 0 0 11,629 12
APR 16 101 0 0 101 0 0 0 0 0 0 11,085 -4
MAY 16 20 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,621 -3
JUN 16 112 0 499 611 499 0 0 0 0 0 4,076 -187
JUL 16 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,812 0
AUG 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,941 0
SEP 16 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,742 1
OCT 16 9 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,872 -1
NOV 16 15 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,660 14
DEC 16 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,205 2
JAN 17 1 0 140 141 140 0 0 0 0 0 2,066 0
FEB 17 0 0 24 24 24 0 0 0 0 0 1,366 -24
MAR 17 0 0 191 191 191 0 0 0 0 0 2,259 -191
APR 17 3 0 75 78 75 0 0 0 0 0 2,930 -76
MAY 17 0 0 27 27 27 0 0 0 0 0 1,185 -27
JUN 17 0 0 78 78 78 0 0 0 0 0 1,625 0
JUL 17 0 0 139 139 139 0 0 0 0 0 1,101 -103
AUG 17 0 0 81 81 81 0 0 0 0 0 1,276 -81
SEP 17 1 0 116 117 116 0 0 0 0 0 1,526 1
OCT 17 0 0 33 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 1,091 -33
NOV 17 0 0 14 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 941 -14
DEC 17 0 0 64 64 64 0 0 0 0 0 2,890 0
JAN 18 0 0 161 161 161 0 0 0 0 0 795 0
FEB 18 0 0 7 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 433 0
MAR 18 0 0 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 295 0
APR 18 0 0 68 68 68 0 0 0 0 0 348 -68
MAY 18 0 0 29 29 29 0 0 0 0 0 264 -29
JUN 18 0 0 9 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 378 0
JUL 18 0 0 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 296 0
AUG 18 0 0 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 258 0
SEP 18 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 243 0
OCT 18 0 0 8 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 520 -8
NOV 18 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 224 0
DEC 18 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1,004 0
JAN 19 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 539 0
FEB 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 255 0
MAR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 354 0
APR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 354 0
MAY 19 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 277 0
JUN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 255 0
JUL 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 255 0
AUG 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 255 0
SEP 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 254 0
OCT 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 366 0
NOV 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 288 0
DEC 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 255 0
JAN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 83 0
FEB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
MAR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
APR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 72 0
MAY 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 0
JUN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 0
JUL 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 57 0
AUG 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
SEP 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
OCT 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
NOV 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
DEC 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 226 0
JAN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
FEB 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
MAR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
APR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
MAY 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 0
JUN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
JUL 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
AUG 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
SEP 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
OCT 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
NOV 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
DEC 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
FEB 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
MAR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
MAY 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
JUL 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
AUG 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
MAR 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
MAY 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
TOTALS 211,871 27 15,826 227,724 12,871 0 0 0 13,851 0 920,932 911

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About Natural Gas

Henry Hub Natural Gas (NG) Futures allow market participants significant hedging activity to manage risk in the highly volatile natural gas price, which is driven by weather-related demand. They also provide efficient transactions in and out of positions. Natural gas futures are:

  • The third-largest physical commodity futures contract in the world by volume
  • Widely used as a national benchmark price for natural gas, which continues to grow as a global and U.S. energy source
  • An independent, stand-alone commodity

Things to know about the contracts:

  • Natural gas futures prices are based on delivery at the Henry Hub in Louisiana.
  • Traded via open outcry, electronically on CME Globex and off-exchange for clearing only as an EFS, EFP or block trade through CME ClearPort.
  • Options types include American, calendar spread, European and daily.

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