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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
JUN 16 12,372 0 1,873 14,245 1,873 0 0 0 0 0 411 -7,737
JUL 16 146,249 0 2,583 148,832 698 1,185 0 0 4,284 0 366,844 12,949
AUG 16 60,710 0 906 61,616 406 0 0 0 2,142 0 85,994 -4,725
SEP 16 46,187 0 691 46,878 491 0 0 0 1,732 0 119,719 1,101
OCT 16 49,158 0 1,666 50,824 1,666 0 0 0 0 0 111,739 -6,391
NOV 16 10,422 0 212 10,634 212 0 0 0 0 0 52,091 1,389
DEC 16 8,201 0 12 8,213 12 0 0 0 0 0 46,889 583
JAN 17 16,012 0 1,362 17,374 1,362 0 0 0 0 0 82,243 978
FEB 17 3,607 0 40 3,647 40 0 0 0 0 0 20,567 -394
MAR 17 6,205 0 10 6,215 10 0 0 0 0 0 48,572 1,382
APR 17 5,145 0 205 5,350 205 0 0 0 0 0 47,089 -10
MAY 17 1,079 0 4 1,083 4 0 0 0 0 0 15,925 67
JUN 17 663 0 4 667 4 0 0 0 0 0 7,243 127
JUL 17 367 0 3 370 3 0 0 0 0 0 7,088 42
AUG 17 320 0 4 324 4 0 0 0 0 0 5,114 40
SEP 17 206 0 31 237 31 0 0 0 0 0 3,039 -15
OCT 17 644 0 1 645 1 0 0 0 0 0 8,656 -169
NOV 17 553 0 2 555 2 0 0 0 0 0 4,439 260
DEC 17 299 0 3 302 3 0 0 0 0 0 6,244 150
JAN 18 254 0 3 257 3 0 0 0 0 0 8,734 84
FEB 18 4 0 3 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 1,559 4
MAR 18 96 0 2 98 2 0 0 0 0 0 3,222 -13
APR 18 56 0 2 58 2 0 0 0 0 0 4,204 -32
MAY 18 6 0 2 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 916 8
JUN 18 2 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1,020 3
JUL 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,137 0
AUG 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 842 0
SEP 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 777 0
OCT 18 22 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,166 20
NOV 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 746 0
DEC 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,102 0
JAN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 698 0
FEB 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 321 0
MAR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 337 0
APR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 382 0
MAY 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 266 0
JUN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 255 0
JUL 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 298 0
AUG 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 368 0
SEP 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 245 0
OCT 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 232 0
NOV 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 155 0
DEC 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 294 0
JAN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 342 0
FEB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 0
MAR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 108 0
APR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 198 0
MAY 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 84 0
JUN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 91 0
JUL 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 157 0
AUG 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 89 0
SEP 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 94 0
OCT 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 76 0
NOV 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 76 0
DEC 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 473 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
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 368,839 0 9,625 378,464 7,040 1,185 0 0 8,158 0 1,072,818 -299

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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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