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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
FEB 18 188,022 0 13,654 201,676 13,654 0 0 0 2,822 0 91,031 -26,162
MAR 18 145,692 0 4,626 150,318 3,275 0 0 0 7,380 0 376,207 13,167
APR 18 52,491 0 6,946 59,437 6,900 0 0 0 1,198 0 183,408 2,158
MAY 18 27,378 0 2,400 29,778 2,400 0 0 0 496 0 159,155 843
JUN 18 12,600 0 0 12,600 0 0 0 0 260 0 57,565 402
JUL 18 10,768 0 0 10,768 0 0 0 0 199 0 84,460 1,735
AUG 18 3,169 0 46 3,215 0 0 0 0 0 0 42,687 529
SEP 18 3,521 0 0 3,521 0 0 0 0 0 0 43,762 110
OCT 18 15,328 0 0 15,328 0 0 0 0 0 0 106,879 -218
NOV 18 4,112 0 0 4,112 0 0 0 0 0 0 37,166 -611
DEC 18 2,592 0 0 2,592 0 0 0 0 0 0 33,282 25
JAN 19 6,397 0 0 6,397 0 0 0 0 0 0 51,733 -652
FEB 19 3,152 0 0 3,152 0 0 0 0 0 0 17,924 370
MAR 19 4,162 0 0 4,162 0 0 0 0 0 0 34,988 1,157
APR 19 2,424 0 0 2,424 0 0 0 0 0 0 40,399 89
MAY 19 306 0 0 306 0 0 0 0 0 0 12,476 -58
JUN 19 206 0 0 206 0 0 0 0 0 0 9,662 119
JUL 19 124 0 0 124 0 0 0 0 0 0 7,563 9
AUG 19 72 0 0 72 0 0 0 0 0 0 6,609 3
SEP 19 52 0 0 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 7,495 27
OCT 19 374 0 0 374 0 0 0 0 0 0 18,392 94
NOV 19 168 0 0 168 0 0 0 0 0 0 8,116 96
DEC 19 56 0 0 56 0 0 0 0 0 0 6,269 33
JAN 20 42 0 0 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,934 -4
FEB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 913 0
MAR 20 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,158 0
APR 20 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,241 0
MAY 20 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 667 3
JUN 20 15 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 592 3
JUL 20 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 578 4
AUG 20 7 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 497 -1
SEP 20 7 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 499 -1
OCT 20 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 753 4
NOV 20 13 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 617 0
DEC 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 911 0
JAN 21 33 0 0 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 308 -17
FEB 21 17 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 226 7
MAR 21 30 0 0 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 428 20
APR 21 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 295 10
MAY 21 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 148 0
JUN 21 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 93 0
JUL 21 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 93 0
AUG 21 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 94 0
SEP 21 20 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 102 0
OCT 21 20 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 105 10
NOV 21 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 -5
DEC 21 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 111 4
JAN 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 0
FEB 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 0
MAR 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 0
APR 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 0
MAY 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 0
JUN 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
JUL 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
AUG 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
SEP 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
OCT 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 2
NOV 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
DEC 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 2
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 483,522 0 27,672 511,194 26,229 0 0 0 12,355 0 1,451,026 -6,694

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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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