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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
FEB 18 207,534 0 17,131 224,665 16,155 0 0 0 4,249 0 118,493 -12,115
MAR 18 150,575 0 8,449 159,024 628 6,770 0 0 8,860 0 363,215 8,859
APR 18 56,264 0 3,400 59,664 3,400 0 0 0 995 0 181,266 1,916
MAY 18 34,806 0 3,400 38,206 3,400 0 0 0 793 0 158,314 3,425
JUN 18 12,855 0 0 12,855 0 0 0 0 966 0 57,163 1,080
JUL 18 12,285 0 0 12,285 0 0 0 0 479 0 82,725 3,254
AUG 18 4,571 0 500 5,071 500 0 0 0 0 0 42,159 1,078
SEP 18 4,429 0 500 4,929 500 0 0 0 0 0 43,652 443
OCT 18 17,823 0 0 17,823 0 0 0 0 0 0 107,097 1,351
NOV 18 3,377 0 0 3,377 0 0 0 0 0 0 37,777 142
DEC 18 2,892 0 0 2,892 0 0 0 0 0 0 33,257 232
JAN 19 9,086 0 0 9,086 0 0 0 0 0 0 52,385 968
FEB 19 2,670 0 0 2,670 0 0 0 0 0 0 17,554 430
MAR 19 4,717 0 1,000 5,717 1,000 0 0 0 0 0 33,831 -336
APR 19 2,594 0 0 2,594 0 0 0 0 0 0 40,310 227
MAY 19 903 0 0 903 0 0 0 0 0 0 12,534 242
JUN 19 374 0 0 374 0 0 0 0 0 0 9,543 182
JUL 19 155 0 0 155 0 0 0 0 0 0 7,554 30
AUG 19 104 0 0 104 0 0 0 0 0 0 6,606 5
SEP 19 415 0 0 415 0 0 0 0 0 0 7,468 187
OCT 19 1,094 0 0 1,094 0 0 0 0 0 0 18,298 334
NOV 19 528 0 0 528 0 0 0 0 0 0 8,020 61
DEC 19 262 0 0 262 0 0 0 0 0 0 6,236 2
JAN 20 250 0 0 250 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,938 -22
FEB 20 37 0 0 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 913 26
MAR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,158 0
APR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,241 0
MAY 20 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 664 0
JUN 20 30 0 0 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 589 0
JUL 20 38 0 0 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 574 27
AUG 20 48 0 0 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 498 -6
SEP 20 15 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 500 7
OCT 20 40 0 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 749 0
NOV 20 17 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 617 -1
DEC 20 17 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 911 17
JAN 21 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 325 0
FEB 21 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 219 1
MAR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 408 0
APR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 285 0
MAY 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 148 0
JUN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 93 0
JUL 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 93 0
AUG 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 94 0
SEP 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 102 0
OCT 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 95 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 0 107 0
JAN 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 0
FEB 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 0
MAR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 0
APR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 0
MAY 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 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 7 0
FEB 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 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 16 0
NOV 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 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 530,812 0 34,380 565,192 25,583 6,770 0 0 16,342 0 1,459,214 12,046

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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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