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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
NOV 14 73,478 0 5,586 79,064 5,572 14 0 0 932 0 25,043 -14,950
DEC 14 66,903 0 1,580 68,483 1,371 0 0 0 3,466 0 164,436 12,672
JAN 15 25,770 0 2,243 28,013 2,000 0 80 0 945 0 179,967 3,748
FEB 15 9,331 0 900 10,231 825 0 0 0 13 0 57,407 -165
MAR 15 14,810 0 750 15,560 750 0 0 0 0 0 96,493 928
APR 15 13,455 1 1,435 14,891 1,250 0 185 0 0 0 75,695 965
MAY 15 5,763 5 1,050 6,818 1,050 0 0 0 0 0 47,428 -180
JUN 15 1,764 1 194 1,959 194 0 0 0 0 0 25,356 -407
JUL 15 1,749 5 0 1,754 0 0 0 0 0 0 21,817 -111
AUG 15 653 1 0 654 0 0 0 0 0 0 21,928 211
SEP 15 1,034 1 0 1,035 0 0 0 0 0 0 17,185 467
OCT 15 3,897 1 0 3,898 0 0 0 0 0 0 38,467 -538
NOV 15 853 1 80 934 0 0 80 0 0 0 20,707 108
DEC 15 366 7 274 647 194 0 80 0 0 0 20,152 -143
JAN 16 932 1 730 1,663 500 0 230 0 0 0 16,313 -472
FEB 16 55 1 230 286 0 0 230 0 0 0 3,556 34
MAR 16 210 1 230 441 0 0 230 0 0 0 7,835 47
APR 16 128 1 0 129 0 0 0 0 0 0 8,598 88
MAY 16 4 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,198 0
JUN 16 17 1 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,862 16
JUL 16 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,479 0
AUG 16 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,688 0
SEP 16 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,456 1
OCT 16 62 1 0 63 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,628 -2
NOV 16 5 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,245 0
DEC 16 12 1 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 4,915 12
JAN 17 6 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,697 4
FEB 17 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,054 0
MAR 17 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,671 1
APR 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,390 0
MAY 17 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 902 0
JUN 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,291 0
JUL 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 892 0
AUG 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,049 0
SEP 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,182 0
OCT 17 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 822 1
NOV 17 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 674 0
DEC 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,688 0
JAN 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 775 0
FEB 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 414 0
MAR 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 282 0
APR 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 403 0
MAY 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 285 0
JUN 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 359 0
JUL 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 276 0
AUG 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 239 0
SEP 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 234 0
OCT 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 520 0
NOV 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 196 0
DEC 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 921 0
JAN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 530 0
FEB 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 252 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 0 343 0
MAY 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 268 0
JUN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 256 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 0 255 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 0 366 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 78 0
FEB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 23 0
JUN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 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 0 227 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
TOTALS 221,268 35 15,282 236,585 13,706 14 1,115 0 5,356 0 898,620 2,335

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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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