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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
MAY 15 39,608 0 266 39,874 266 0 0 0 733 0 19,570 -8,560
JUN 15 49,971 2 2,532 52,505 350 2,182 0 0 1,445 0 219,735 8,501
JUL 15 17,077 0 241 17,318 150 0 0 0 918 0 177,220 2,700
AUG 15 8,548 0 91 8,639 0 0 0 0 118 0 53,748 1,786
SEP 15 9,515 0 0 9,515 0 0 0 0 0 0 95,481 401
OCT 15 11,504 0 300 11,804 300 0 0 0 0 0 110,588 -248
NOV 15 4,651 0 0 4,651 0 0 0 0 0 0 47,320 649
DEC 15 3,070 0 0 3,070 0 0 0 0 0 0 61,809 338
JAN 16 5,753 6 0 5,759 0 0 0 0 0 0 59,828 281
FEB 16 499 2 0 501 0 0 0 0 0 0 15,128 162
MAR 16 1,267 2 0 1,269 0 0 0 0 0 0 34,667 596
APR 16 1,165 2 0 1,167 0 0 0 0 0 0 32,733 325
MAY 16 177 2 0 179 0 0 0 0 0 0 11,187 24
JUN 16 79 1 0 80 0 0 0 0 0 0 7,321 45
JUL 16 35 1 0 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 4,600 8
AUG 16 7 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,930 -5
SEP 16 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 4,869 2
OCT 16 121 1 300 422 300 0 0 0 0 0 9,437 34
NOV 16 74 1 0 75 0 0 0 0 0 0 4,134 41
DEC 16 15 1 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 6,813 6
JAN 17 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,581 2
FEB 17 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,030 0
MAR 17 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,363 0
APR 17 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,722 0
MAY 17 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,439 2
JUN 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,529 0
JUL 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,339 0
AUG 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,472 0
SEP 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,451 0
OCT 17 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,216 2
NOV 17 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,164 2
DEC 17 6 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,086 0
JAN 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,003 0
FEB 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 511 0
MAR 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 373 0
APR 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 368 0
MAY 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 308 0
JUN 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 409 0
JUL 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 323 0
AUG 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 278 0
SEP 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 265 0
OCT 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 512 0
NOV 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 225 0
DEC 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,134 0
JAN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 648 0
FEB 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 354 0
MAR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 379 0
APR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 453 0
MAY 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 355 0
JUN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 307 0
JUL 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 318 0
AUG 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 402 0
SEP 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 316 0
OCT 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 491 0
NOV 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 318 0
DEC 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 300 0
JAN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 85 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 12 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 22 0
JUN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 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
JUN 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 153,164 23 3,730 156,917 1,366 2,182 0 0 3,214 0 1,014,755 7,094

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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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