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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
MAR 16 144,306 0 2,830 147,136 750 0 0 0 11,108 0 161,727 -21,448
APR 16 86,365 0 1,675 88,040 1,675 0 0 0 6,088 0 192,302 11,903
MAY 16 54,071 0 2,130 56,201 100 0 0 0 7,783 0 149,113 14,679
JUN 16 11,746 0 0 11,746 0 0 0 0 710 0 49,732 92
JUL 16 12,779 0 0 12,779 0 0 0 0 0 0 65,523 1,946
AUG 16 5,543 0 500 6,043 500 0 0 0 0 0 31,645 1,389
SEP 16 5,179 0 0 5,179 0 0 0 0 0 0 47,801 601
OCT 16 12,455 0 720 13,175 720 0 0 0 0 0 72,495 1,024
NOV 16 1,971 0 0 1,971 0 0 0 0 0 0 20,002 185
DEC 16 2,749 0 0 2,749 0 0 0 0 0 0 27,493 760
JAN 17 5,362 4 10 5,376 10 0 0 0 0 0 41,068 200
FEB 17 1,635 0 10 1,645 10 0 0 0 0 0 8,947 119
MAR 17 3,504 0 460 3,964 460 0 0 0 0 0 26,940 393
APR 17 2,029 0 10 2,039 10 0 0 0 0 0 22,937 788
MAY 17 23 0 10 33 10 0 0 0 0 0 5,770 20
JUN 17 15 0 10 25 10 0 0 0 0 0 3,495 11
JUL 17 29 0 10 39 10 0 0 0 0 0 2,373 13
AUG 17 20 0 10 30 10 0 0 0 0 0 3,232 22
SEP 17 10 0 10 20 10 0 0 0 0 0 2,217 13
OCT 17 141 0 510 651 510 0 0 0 0 0 3,424 417
NOV 17 10 0 10 20 10 0 0 0 0 0 2,618 14
DEC 17 12 0 10 22 10 0 0 0 0 0 4,331 18
JAN 18 39 0 0 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,105 2
FEB 18 24 0 0 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,282 -10
MAR 18 128 0 71 199 71 0 0 0 0 0 1,526 141
APR 18 146 0 500 646 500 0 0 0 0 0 2,513 526
MAY 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 793 0
JUN 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 935 0
JUL 18 7 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 881 7
AUG 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 845 0
SEP 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 767 0
OCT 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 929 0
NOV 18 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 721 1
DEC 18 8 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,072 8
JAN 19 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 913 5
FEB 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 541 0
MAR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 520 0
APR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 620 0
MAY 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 502 0
JUN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 504 0
JUL 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 538 0
AUG 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 611 0
SEP 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 496 0
OCT 19 57 0 0 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 470 -7
NOV 19 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 413 -3
DEC 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 486 0
JAN 20 50 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 275 50
FEB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 102 0
MAR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 105 0
APR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 134 0
MAY 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 73 0
JUN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 70 0
JUL 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 124 0
AUG 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 66 0
SEP 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 79 0
OCT 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 65 0
NOV 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 63 0
DEC 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 310 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
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
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 1 0
OCT 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
Totals 350,422 4 9,496 359,922 5,386 0 0 0 25,689 0 969,333 13,879

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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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