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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
DEC 17 128,215 0 5,379 133,594 5,379 0 0 0 1,819 0 47,920 -15,101
JAN 18 92,900 0 4,723 97,623 1,000 3,723 0 0 2,687 0 341,172 6,551
FEB 18 31,535 0 0 31,535 0 0 0 0 1,103 0 117,417 5,102
MAR 18 43,154 0 400 43,554 400 0 0 0 627 0 183,828 2,164
APR 18 30,256 0 450 30,706 450 0 0 0 169 0 126,515 -268
MAY 18 11,760 0 0 11,760 0 0 0 0 109 0 99,970 2,319
JUN 18 2,081 0 0 2,081 0 0 0 0 0 0 30,280 330
JUL 18 2,884 0 0 2,884 0 0 0 0 0 0 44,860 547
AUG 18 1,467 0 0 1,467 0 0 0 0 0 0 33,859 147
SEP 18 1,114 0 0 1,114 0 0 0 0 0 0 35,132 129
OCT 18 7,071 0 0 7,071 0 0 0 0 0 0 84,251 812
NOV 18 1,128 0 0 1,128 0 0 0 0 0 0 29,200 263
DEC 18 1,107 0 0 1,107 0 0 0 0 0 0 32,247 -100
JAN 19 1,692 0 0 1,692 0 0 0 0 0 0 35,894 767
FEB 19 176 0 0 176 0 0 0 0 0 0 11,943 -39
MAR 19 533 0 0 533 0 0 0 0 0 0 29,688 211
APR 19 581 0 0 581 0 0 0 0 0 0 23,446 287
MAY 19 103 0 0 103 0 0 0 0 0 0 8,908 46
JUN 19 233 0 0 233 0 0 0 0 0 0 7,440 187
JUL 19 34 0 0 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,764 -10
AUG 19 49 0 0 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,242 -28
SEP 19 38 0 0 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,233 -11
OCT 19 91 0 0 91 0 0 0 0 0 0 7,217 28
NOV 19 22 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,246 -15
DEC 19 90 0 0 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,093 57
JAN 20 14 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,924 1
FEB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 645 0
MAR 20 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 969 1
APR 20 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,103 0
MAY 20 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 643 -1
JUN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 573 0
JUL 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 513 0
AUG 20 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 490 2
SEP 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 481 0
OCT 20 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 538 0
NOV 20 100 0 0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 613 100
DEC 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 874 0
JAN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 313 0
FEB 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 198 0
MAR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 198 0
APR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 126 0
MAY 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 106 0
JUN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 93 0
JUL 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 93 0
AUG 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 94 0
SEP 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 102 0
OCT 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 75 0
NOV 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 73 0
DEC 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 101 0
JAN 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 0
FEB 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 0
MAR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 0
APR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
MAY 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 0
JUN 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
JUL 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
AUG 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
SEP 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
OCT 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
NOV 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
DEC 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 0
JAN 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
FEB 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
MAR 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
APR 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
MAY 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 0
JUN 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
JUL 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
AUG 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 0
SEP 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 16 0
NOV 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
DEC 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
MAY 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
MAY 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 358,440 0 10,952 369,392 7,229 3,723 0 0 6,514 0 1,369,054 4,478

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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 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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