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Natural Gas (Henry Hub) Physical 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
SEP 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
OCT 14 72,898 14 0 72,912 0 0 0 0 4,787 0 192,473 38
NOV 14 31,232 14 30 31,276 30 0 0 0 2,236 0 171,006 3,160
DEC 14 15,803 0 105 15,908 105 0 0 0 2,530 0 84,986 1,690
JAN 15 15,854 0 1,644 17,498 1,644 0 0 0 120 0 113,035 -1,857
FEB 15 3,651 0 0 3,651 0 0 0 0 0 0 45,300 258
MAR 15 10,159 0 2,093 12,252 2,093 0 0 0 0 0 65,126 -1,033
APR 15 8,964 0 250 9,214 250 0 0 0 0 0 61,283 1,386
MAY 15 5,146 0 698 5,844 698 0 0 0 0 0 34,977 1,242
JUN 15 1,743 0 250 1,993 250 0 0 0 0 0 23,867 676
JUL 15 514 0 126 640 126 0 0 0 0 0 18,673 81
AUG 15 397 0 42 439 42 0 0 0 0 0 17,899 124
SEP 15 462 0 0 462 0 0 0 0 0 0 13,992 93
OCT 15 1,468 0 178 1,646 178 0 0 0 0 0 28,643 -250
NOV 15 700 0 0 700 0 0 0 0 0 0 17,190 426
DEC 15 264 0 0 264 0 0 0 0 0 0 15,372 138
JAN 16 182 0 0 182 0 0 0 0 0 0 11,123 64
FEB 16 26 0 0 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,006 3
MAR 16 47 0 506 553 506 0 0 0 0 0 5,955 -131
APR 16 61 0 195 256 195 0 0 0 0 0 9,101 -174
MAY 16 6 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,059 1
JUN 16 9 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,595 7
JUL 16 23 0 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,318 1
AUG 16 6 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,566 5
SEP 16 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,282 -1
OCT 16 22 0 264 286 264 0 0 0 0 0 3,571 -315
NOV 16 0 0 65 65 65 0 0 0 0 0 1,870 -73
DEC 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4,653 0
JAN 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,665 0
FEB 17 0 0 89 89 89 0 0 0 0 0 925 -89
MAR 17 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,592 0
APR 17 1 0 250 251 250 0 0 0 0 0 2,519 250
MAY 17 1 0 250 251 250 0 0 0 0 0 994 250
JUN 17 0 0 250 250 250 0 0 0 0 0 1,477 250
JUL 17 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 891 0
AUG 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 988 0
SEP 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,160 0
OCT 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 954 0
NOV 17 0 0 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 675 -3
DEC 17 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,686 0
JAN 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 772 0
FEB 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 411 0
MAR 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 274 0
APR 18 0 0 29 29 29 0 0 0 0 0 374 -58
MAY 18 0 0 19 19 19 0 0 0 0 0 284 -38
JUN 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 356 0
JUL 18 20 0 20 40 20 0 0 0 0 0 273 0
AUG 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 236 0
SEP 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 220 0
OCT 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 283 0
NOV 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 190 0
DEC 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 837 0
JAN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 248 0
FEB 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 163 0
MAR 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 154 0
APR 19 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 161 5
MAY 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 200 0
JUN 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 157 0
JUL 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 156 0
AUG 19 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 158 -2
SEP 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 155 0
OCT 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 267 0
NOV 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 188 0
DEC 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 156 0
JAN 20 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 77 4
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 74 0
MAY 20 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 23 -2
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 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 -2
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 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 30 -2
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 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 -1
JUL 22 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 -1
AUG 22 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 -1
TOTALS 169,676 28 7,366 177,070 7,366 0 0 0 9,673 0 979,994 6,119

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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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