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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
AUG 17 168,902 0 8,781 177,683 8,781 0 0 0 4,636 0 63,129 -24,456
SEP 17 96,645 0 4,725 101,370 2,500 2,001 0 0 6,130 0 303,999 7,519
OCT 17 42,340 0 640 42,980 500 0 0 0 883 0 192,532 2,062
NOV 17 20,638 0 140 20,778 0 0 0 0 350 0 82,709 649
DEC 17 16,192 0 0 16,192 0 0 0 0 51 0 72,367 -183
JAN 18 26,965 0 1,250 28,215 1,250 0 0 0 3 0 114,565 -2,506
FEB 18 5,220 0 0 5,220 0 0 0 0 0 0 44,250 365
MAR 18 10,612 0 400 11,012 400 0 0 0 0 0 84,358 -512
APR 18 13,086 0 0 13,086 0 0 0 0 0 0 102,756 607
MAY 18 5,393 0 0 5,393 0 0 0 0 0 0 39,245 532
JUN 18 1,267 0 0 1,267 0 0 0 0 0 0 22,716 94
JUL 18 964 0 0 964 0 0 0 0 0 0 24,603 249
AUG 18 557 0 0 557 0 0 0 0 0 0 20,734 -165
SEP 18 489 0 0 489 0 0 0 0 0 0 19,353 80
OCT 18 3,386 0 0 3,386 0 0 0 0 0 0 45,543 933
NOV 18 1,525 0 0 1,525 0 0 0 0 0 0 20,086 96
DEC 18 1,168 0 0 1,168 0 0 0 0 0 0 21,216 -331
JAN 19 772 0 0 772 0 0 0 0 0 0 10,799 232
FEB 19 415 0 0 415 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,180 36
MAR 19 1,190 0 0 1,190 0 0 0 0 0 0 6,548 263
APR 19 342 0 0 342 0 0 0 0 0 0 6,679 99
MAY 19 21 0 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,025 1
JUN 19 7 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,776 1
JUL 19 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,555 4
AUG 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,349 0
SEP 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,487 0
OCT 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,220 0
NOV 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,388 0
DEC 19 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,391 0
JAN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 978 0
FEB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 534 0
MAR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 749 0
APR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 893 0
MAY 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 632 0
JUN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 533 0
JUL 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 515 0
AUG 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 481 0
SEP 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 481 0
OCT 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 508 0
NOV 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 515 0
DEC 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 812 0
JAN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 142 0
FEB 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 132 0
MAR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 120 0
APR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 83 0
MAY 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 69 0
JUN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 68 0
JUL 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 66 0
AUG 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 68 0
SEP 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 74 0
OCT 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 70 0
NOV 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 69 0
DEC 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 103 0
JAN 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
FEB 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
MAR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
APR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0
MAY 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
JUN 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0
JUL 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
AUG 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
SEP 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0
OCT 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0
NOV 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 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 3 0
APR 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
MAY 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0
JUN 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
JUL 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 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 418,102 0 15,936 434,038 13,431 2,001 0 0 12,053 0 1,323,439 -14,331

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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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