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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
AUG 16 11,562 0 1,779 13,341 1,779 0 0 0 0 0 661 -5,339
SEP 16 119,923 0 5,878 125,801 5,505 373 0 0 6,939 0 266,496 2,667
OCT 16 44,599 0 1,106 45,705 1,106 0 0 0 3,555 0 116,779 3,727
NOV 16 30,909 0 5,608 36,517 5,608 0 0 0 4,284 0 88,883 2,018
DEC 16 14,613 0 1,005 15,618 1,005 0 0 0 0 0 55,993 179
JAN 17 16,351 0 2,123 18,474 2,123 0 0 0 0 0 115,647 337
FEB 17 4,517 0 32 4,549 32 0 0 0 0 0 30,765 105
MAR 17 9,022 0 95 9,117 95 0 0 0 0 0 63,496 224
APR 17 9,091 0 1,631 10,722 1,631 0 0 0 0 0 54,599 -334
MAY 17 3,669 0 132 3,801 132 0 0 0 0 0 21,310 -124
JUN 17 2,596 0 131 2,727 131 0 0 0 0 0 20,927 -155
JUL 17 2,290 0 130 2,420 130 0 0 0 0 0 13,428 70
AUG 17 2,507 0 131 2,638 131 0 0 0 0 0 14,556 -449
SEP 17 1,335 0 130 1,465 130 0 0 0 0 0 8,905 -451
OCT 17 1,840 0 629 2,469 629 0 0 0 0 0 21,564 -298
NOV 17 417 0 38 455 38 0 0 0 0 0 9,396 -12
DEC 17 407 0 37 444 37 0 0 0 0 0 14,499 -29
JAN 18 323 0 7 330 7 0 0 0 0 0 10,671 -111
FEB 18 144 0 5 149 5 0 0 0 0 0 3,075 -8
MAR 18 502 0 7 509 7 0 0 0 0 0 5,657 232
APR 18 482 0 2 484 2 0 0 0 0 0 7,272 405
MAY 18 58 0 2 60 2 0 0 0 0 0 1,279 32
JUN 18 35 0 2 37 2 0 0 0 0 0 1,520 22
JUL 18 45 0 0 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,255 0
AUG 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,453 0
SEP 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 820 0
OCT 18 15 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,570 0
NOV 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 789 0
DEC 18 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,218 -1
JAN 19 16 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 772 14
FEB 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 447 0
MAR 19 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 355 3
APR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 416 0
MAY 19 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 290 1
JUN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 277 0
JUL 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 320 0
AUG 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 390 0
SEP 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 267 0
OCT 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 266 0
NOV 19 0 0 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 263 12
DEC 19 0 0 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 366 12
JAN 20 0 0 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 373 12
FEB 20 0 0 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 181 12
MAR 20 0 0 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 122 12
APR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 200 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 0 474 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 2 0
OCT 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
Totals 277,275 0 20,700 297,975 20,327 373 0 0 14,778 0 963,628 2,785

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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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