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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 15 60,064 210 2,306 62,580 2,284 22 0 0 897 0 19,957 -6,334
MAR 15 102,666 0 1,437 104,103 1,437 0 0 0 8,045 0 304,980 -5,955
APR 15 43,386 0 742 44,128 462 0 0 0 3,990 0 139,284 2,399
MAY 15 28,287 2 883 29,172 603 0 0 0 2,110 0 95,565 2,033
JUN 15 11,424 1 0 11,425 0 0 0 0 0 0 47,091 -155
JUL 15 8,791 1 96 8,888 96 0 0 0 0 0 40,105 1,139
AUG 15 4,537 1 0 4,538 0 0 0 0 0 0 30,328 303
SEP 15 5,548 1 0 5,549 0 0 0 0 0 0 42,152 1,137
OCT 15 17,682 3 550 18,235 550 0 0 0 0 0 71,797 2,218
NOV 15 2,040 1 300 2,341 300 0 0 0 0 0 29,973 338
DEC 15 1,633 1 300 1,934 300 0 0 0 0 0 33,258 591
JAN 16 4,395 1 275 4,671 275 0 0 0 0 0 44,229 -801
FEB 16 297 1 125 423 125 0 0 0 0 0 9,893 82
MAR 16 799 1 25 825 25 0 0 0 0 0 14,907 435
APR 16 306 1 25 332 25 0 0 0 0 0 12,968 198
MAY 16 27 0 25 52 25 0 0 0 0 0 4,401 15
JUN 16 11 0 25 36 25 0 0 0 0 0 4,476 8
JUL 16 11 0 25 36 25 0 0 0 0 0 3,178 23
AUG 16 3 0 25 28 25 0 0 0 0 0 3,234 22
SEP 16 10 0 25 35 25 0 0 0 0 0 3,166 25
OCT 16 25 0 25 50 25 0 0 0 0 0 7,054 25
NOV 16 4 0 25 29 25 0 0 0 0 0 3,301 25
DEC 16 160 0 25 185 25 0 0 0 0 0 5,147 26
JAN 17 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,833 2
FEB 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,514 0
MAR 17 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,419 0
APR 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,833 0
MAY 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,412 0
JUN 17 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,718 1
JUL 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,287 0
AUG 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,461 0
SEP 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,571 0
OCT 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,219 0
NOV 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,039 0
DEC 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,033 0
JAN 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 824 0
FEB 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 438 0
MAR 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 293 0
APR 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 344 0
MAY 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 258 0
JUN 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 380 0
JUL 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 300 0
AUG 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 256 0
SEP 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 242 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 0 999 0
JAN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 540 0
FEB 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 255 0
MAR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 354 0
APR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 354 0
MAY 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 276 0
JUN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 257 0
JUL 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 255 0
AUG 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 336 0
SEP 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 254 0
OCT 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 466 0
NOV 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 288 0
DEC 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 255 0
JAN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 83 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 2 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 292,111 225 7,264 299,600 6,682 22 0 0 15,042 0 1,004,627 -2,200

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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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