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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
OCT 17 103,364 0 6,167 109,531 6,153 14 0 0 2,207 0 29,394 -15,719
NOV 17 101,288 0 11,194 112,482 1,250 9,082 0 0 7,229 0 294,472 9,546
DEC 17 32,152 0 0 32,152 0 0 0 0 463 0 122,203 3,891
JAN 18 32,855 0 700 33,555 700 0 0 0 2,421 0 157,705 3,818
FEB 18 8,380 0 0 8,380 0 0 0 0 1 0 84,016 -595
MAR 18 17,993 0 50 18,043 0 0 0 0 242 0 122,118 3,523
APR 18 9,295 0 150 9,445 0 0 0 0 65 0 122,514 53
MAY 18 3,818 0 0 3,818 0 0 0 0 0 0 66,080 462
JUN 18 949 0 0 949 0 0 0 0 0 0 35,210 -176
JUL 18 529 0 0 529 0 0 0 0 0 0 33,206 -110
AUG 18 588 0 0 588 0 0 0 0 0 0 27,140 7
SEP 18 744 0 0 744 0 0 0 0 0 0 29,523 -71
OCT 18 1,886 0 0 1,886 0 0 0 0 0 0 55,923 212
NOV 18 443 0 0 443 0 0 0 0 0 0 27,253 30
DEC 18 594 0 0 594 0 0 0 0 0 0 27,634 -5
JAN 19 555 0 0 555 0 0 0 0 0 0 16,113 17
FEB 19 81 0 0 81 0 0 0 0 0 0 6,370 19
MAR 19 376 0 0 376 0 0 0 0 0 0 12,763 5
APR 19 317 0 0 317 0 0 0 0 0 0 12,292 23
MAY 19 113 0 0 113 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,844 -2
JUN 19 96 0 0 96 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,561 27
JUL 19 79 0 0 79 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,448 21
AUG 19 66 0 0 66 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,191 -13
SEP 19 24 0 0 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,285 8
OCT 19 29 0 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,329 3
NOV 19 25 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,065 7
DEC 19 26 0 0 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,230 10
JAN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,228 0
FEB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 669 0
MAR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 798 0
APR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 956 0
MAY 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 627 0
JUN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 561 0
JUL 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 505 0
AUG 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 468 0
SEP 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 469 0
OCT 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 517 0
NOV 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 503 0
DEC 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 781 0
JAN 21 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 242 10
FEB 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 177 0
MAR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 174 0
APR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 87 0
MAY 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 76 0
JUN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 71 0
JUL 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 69 0
AUG 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 71 0
SEP 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 78 0
OCT 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 73 0
NOV 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 72 0
DEC 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 103 0
JAN 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 0
FEB 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0
MAR 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 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 20 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 19 0
JAN 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
FEB 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 1 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 316,675 0 18,261 334,936 8,103 9,096 0 0 12,628 0 1,312,572 5,001

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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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