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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
JUL 16 11,279 0 1,761 13,040 1,761 0 0 0 0 0 835 -4,759
AUG 16 174,375 0 2,305 176,680 1,190 1,115 0 0 6,279 0 220,990 6,932
SEP 16 66,019 0 80 66,099 80 0 0 0 1,963 0 217,617 5,533
OCT 16 53,040 0 81 53,121 81 0 0 0 880 0 117,465 1,461
NOV 16 26,155 0 8 26,163 8 0 0 0 0 0 65,558 1,432
DEC 16 19,351 0 206 19,557 206 0 0 0 0 0 53,260 1,503
JAN 17 32,531 1 540 33,072 540 0 0 0 0 0 105,505 4,361
FEB 17 10,849 0 139 10,988 139 0 0 0 0 0 28,297 1,256
MAR 17 14,760 0 139 14,899 139 0 0 0 0 0 60,399 628
APR 17 15,789 0 138 15,927 138 0 0 0 0 0 51,454 490
MAY 17 7,384 0 138 7,522 138 0 0 0 0 0 20,555 -42
JUN 17 2,760 1 138 2,899 138 0 0 0 0 0 13,890 514
JUL 17 1,765 0 137 1,902 137 0 0 0 0 0 10,662 229
AUG 17 1,601 1 137 1,739 137 0 0 0 0 0 12,834 83
SEP 17 1,936 1 137 2,074 137 0 0 0 0 0 7,537 511
OCT 17 5,614 0 235 5,849 235 0 0 0 0 0 16,833 1,374
NOV 17 2,100 1 143 2,244 143 0 0 0 0 0 7,810 491
DEC 17 2,003 1 644 2,648 644 0 0 0 0 0 12,915 1,056
JAN 18 728 0 108 836 108 0 0 0 0 0 12,716 46
FEB 18 103 0 5 108 5 0 0 0 0 0 1,922 14
MAR 18 82 0 7 89 7 0 0 0 0 0 3,584 29
APR 18 46 0 2 48 2 0 0 0 0 0 4,735 37
MAY 18 4 0 2 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 1,012 6
JUN 18 20 0 2 22 2 0 0 0 0 0 1,264 22
JUL 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,128 0
AUG 18 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 850 -1
SEP 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 777 0
OCT 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,585 0
NOV 18 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 777 0
DEC 18 7 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,204 7
JAN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 724 0
FEB 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 433 0
MAR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 338 0
APR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 400 0
MAY 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 274 0
JUN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 262 0
JUL 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 305 0
AUG 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 375 0
SEP 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 252 0
OCT 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 233 0
NOV 19 0 0 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 196 12
DEC 19 5 0 12 17 12 0 0 0 0 0 328 17
JAN 20 0 0 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 361 12
FEB 20 5 0 12 17 12 0 0 0 0 0 174 17
MAR 20 0 0 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 120 12
APR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 200 0
MAY 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 84 0
JUN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 91 0
JUL 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 157 0
AUG 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 89 0
SEP 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 94 0
OCT 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 76 0
NOV 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 76 0
DEC 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 473 0
JAN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 0
FEB 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 0
MAR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 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 55 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 54 0
AUG 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 0
SEP 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 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 54 0
DEC 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 0
JAN 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
FEB 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
MAR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
APR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
MAY 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 1 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
OCT 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
Totals 450,314 6 7,292 457,612 6,177 1,115 0 0 9,122 0 1,063,784 23,283

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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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