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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
MAR 17 66,529 0 3,071 69,600 3,071 0 0 0 1,648 0 23,475 -8,602
APR 17 160,055 0 11,327 171,382 6,850 3,993 0 0 5,837 0 258,861 993
MAY 17 51,782 0 1,600 53,382 1,600 0 0 0 1,894 0 196,751 6,961
JUN 17 34,256 0 0 34,256 0 0 0 0 881 0 80,293 1,318
JUL 17 34,059 0 0 34,059 0 0 0 0 0 0 101,683 914
AUG 17 17,065 0 400 17,465 400 0 0 0 0 0 44,805 1,852
SEP 17 12,160 0 0 12,160 0 0 0 0 0 0 69,170 279
OCT 17 34,111 0 560 34,671 560 0 0 0 0 0 98,884 923
NOV 17 8,516 0 0 8,516 0 0 0 0 0 0 40,025 -607
DEC 17 6,278 0 0 6,278 0 0 0 0 0 0 43,307 -99
JAN 18 14,704 0 1,050 15,754 1,050 0 0 0 0 0 61,359 663
FEB 18 4,320 0 50 4,370 50 0 0 0 0 0 24,255 331
MAR 18 11,035 0 50 11,085 50 0 0 0 0 0 43,031 774
APR 18 8,320 0 150 8,470 150 0 0 0 0 0 59,907 1,297
MAY 18 6,721 0 50 6,771 50 0 0 0 0 0 19,525 -576
JUN 18 2,087 0 50 2,137 50 0 0 0 0 0 12,067 163
JUL 18 2,320 0 50 2,370 50 0 0 0 0 0 14,432 -543
AUG 18 871 0 50 921 50 0 0 0 0 0 9,782 124
SEP 18 662 0 50 712 50 0 0 0 0 0 12,360 119
OCT 18 2,804 0 50 2,854 50 0 0 0 0 0 23,555 -36
NOV 18 158 0 50 208 50 0 0 0 0 0 9,897 -29
DEC 18 186 0 50 236 50 0 0 0 0 0 13,651 35
JAN 19 159 0 0 159 0 0 0 0 0 0 4,544 75
FEB 19 55 0 0 55 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,214 -9
MAR 19 23 0 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,804 3
APR 19 22 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,332 3
MAY 19 11 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 935 0
JUN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,002 0
JUL 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 886 0
AUG 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 855 0
SEP 19 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 845 1
OCT 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,774 0
NOV 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 990 0
DEC 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,050 0
JAN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 549 0
FEB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 253 0
MAR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 303 0
APR 20 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 350 0
MAY 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 174 0
JUN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 187 0
JUL 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 192 0
AUG 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 162 0
SEP 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 162 0
OCT 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 152 0
NOV 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 151 0
DEC 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 502 0
JAN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 58 0
FEB 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 56 0
MAR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 56 0
APR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 0
MAY 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 53 0
JUN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 0
JUL 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 52 0
AUG 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 52 0
SEP 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 58 0
OCT 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 0
NOV 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 53 0
DEC 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 55 0
JAN 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
FEB 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
MAR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
APR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
MAY 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
JUN 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
JUL 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
AUG 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
SEP 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
OCT 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
NOV 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
DEC 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
JAN 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
MAY 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
OCT 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
MAY 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
MAY 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 479,274 0 18,658 497,932 14,181 3,993 0 0 10,260 0 1,284,144 6,327

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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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