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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
OCT 17 154,662 0 18,297 172,959 18,297 0 0 0 4,631 0 68,759 -28,566
NOV 17 100,752 0 500 101,252 500 0 0 0 5,177 0 269,102 2,588
DEC 17 27,749 0 73 27,822 0 0 0 0 901 0 116,290 723
JAN 18 46,527 0 200 46,727 200 0 0 0 718 0 149,215 1,184
FEB 18 16,331 0 0 16,331 0 0 0 0 125 0 86,386 239
MAR 18 28,650 0 4,123 32,773 4,050 0 0 0 206 0 113,737 5,133
APR 18 18,387 0 5,200 23,587 5,200 0 0 0 75 0 123,786 3,643
MAY 18 6,612 0 0 6,612 0 0 0 0 0 0 66,034 512
JUN 18 1,595 0 0 1,595 0 0 0 0 0 0 35,063 -338
JUL 18 797 0 4,000 4,797 4,000 0 0 0 0 0 32,896 1,535
AUG 18 1,522 0 0 1,522 0 0 0 0 0 0 26,943 -173
SEP 18 1,668 0 0 1,668 0 0 0 0 0 0 28,977 187
OCT 18 3,364 0 0 3,364 0 0 0 0 0 0 59,638 81
NOV 18 855 0 0 855 0 0 0 0 0 0 26,669 256
DEC 18 357 0 0 357 0 0 0 0 0 0 27,393 52
JAN 19 311 0 0 311 0 0 0 0 0 0 16,040 66
FEB 19 197 0 0 197 0 0 0 0 0 0 6,401 14
MAR 19 390 0 0 390 0 0 0 0 0 0 12,608 -166
APR 19 362 0 0 362 0 0 0 0 0 0 12,268 41
MAY 19 80 0 0 80 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,860 -49
JUN 19 63 0 0 63 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,519 17
JUL 19 46 0 0 46 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,396 0
AUG 19 31 0 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,218 20
SEP 19 8 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,275 0
OCT 19 17 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,327 0
NOV 19 24 0 0 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,065 -8
DEC 19 27 0 0 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,220 3
JAN 20 67 0 0 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,227 -9
FEB 20 42 0 0 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 669 2
MAR 20 50 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 798 0
APR 20 43 0 0 43 0 0 0 0 0 0 945 13
MAY 20 40 0 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 627 16
JUN 20 40 0 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 561 16
JUL 20 40 0 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 505 16
AUG 20 40 0 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 468 16
SEP 20 40 0 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 469 16
OCT 20 40 0 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 517 16
NOV 20 40 0 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 504 16
DEC 20 40 0 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 781 0
JAN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 230 0
FEB 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 175 0
MAR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 174 0
APR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 87 0
MAY 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 76 0
JUN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 71 0
JUL 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 69 0
AUG 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 71 0
SEP 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 78 0
OCT 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 73 0
NOV 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 72 0
DEC 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 103 0
JAN 22 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 1
FEB 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0
MAR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 0
APR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
MAY 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 0
JUN 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
JUL 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
AUG 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
SEP 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
OCT 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
NOV 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
DEC 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 0
JAN 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
FEB 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
MAR 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
APR 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
MAY 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 0
JUN 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
JUL 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
AUG 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 0
SEP 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 5 0
NOV 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
DEC 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 411,907 0 32,393 444,300 32,247 0 0 0 11,833 0 1,308,739 -12,887

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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 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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