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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 17 180,615 0 10,678 191,293 10,261 0 0 0 4,329 0 75,277 -17,664
JAN 18 111,226 0 788 112,014 0 383 0 0 5,960 0 326,929 16,434
FEB 18 36,361 0 0 36,361 0 0 0 0 859 0 109,935 5,584
MAR 18 40,528 0 0 40,528 0 0 0 0 569 0 179,741 -590
APR 18 38,456 0 5,605 44,061 5,605 0 0 0 81 0 126,336 1,314
MAY 18 17,205 0 0 17,205 0 0 0 0 41 0 96,912 3,023
JUN 18 2,943 0 0 2,943 0 0 0 0 0 0 30,027 104
JUL 18 2,547 0 0 2,547 0 0 0 0 0 0 44,367 836
AUG 18 1,253 0 150 1,403 150 0 0 0 0 0 33,522 -118
SEP 18 1,216 0 0 1,216 0 0 0 0 0 0 34,761 51
OCT 18 9,721 0 0 9,721 0 0 0 0 0 0 82,954 1,908
NOV 18 1,922 0 0 1,922 0 0 0 0 0 0 28,794 -68
DEC 18 1,361 0 0 1,361 0 0 0 0 0 0 32,265 89
JAN 19 2,777 0 0 2,777 0 0 0 0 0 0 34,657 28
FEB 19 1,468 0 0 1,468 0 0 0 0 0 0 11,969 42
MAR 19 1,780 0 0 1,780 0 0 0 0 0 0 28,674 -304
APR 19 1,425 0 0 1,425 0 0 0 0 0 0 22,753 142
MAY 19 457 0 0 457 0 0 0 0 0 0 8,834 69
JUN 19 764 0 0 764 0 0 0 0 0 0 7,304 464
JUL 19 171 0 0 171 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,779 17
AUG 19 163 0 0 163 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,275 24
SEP 19 134 0 0 134 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,227 11
OCT 19 124 0 0 124 0 0 0 0 0 0 7,011 -88
NOV 19 168 0 0 168 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,268 69
DEC 19 339 0 0 339 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,041 141
JAN 20 209 0 0 209 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,901 207
FEB 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 645 0
MAR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 968 0
APR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,103 0
MAY 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 644 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 488 0
SEP 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 481 0
OCT 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 538 0
NOV 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 513 0
DEC 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 870 0
JAN 21 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 308 3
FEB 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 193 0
MAR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 194 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 22 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 455,336 0 17,221 472,557 16,016 383 0 0 11,839 0 1,360,755 11,728

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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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