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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
JAN 18 295,517 0 17,347 312,864 15,546 38 0 0 24,919 0 245,383 -41,048
FEB 18 143,590 0 4,762 148,352 2,985 153 0 0 18,017 0 274,355 32,215
MAR 18 84,408 0 6,360 90,768 6,217 0 0 0 4,944 0 257,066 11,042
APR 18 55,335 0 1,521 56,856 1,521 0 0 0 501 0 156,828 6,501
MAY 18 37,752 0 606 38,358 0 0 0 0 278 0 126,846 5,477
JUN 18 12,804 0 535 13,339 0 0 0 0 0 0 41,688 1,372
JUL 18 9,987 0 72 10,059 0 0 0 0 182 0 47,733 -940
AUG 18 4,740 0 0 4,740 0 0 0 0 0 0 35,429 -362
SEP 18 5,171 0 0 5,171 0 0 0 0 0 0 36,909 1,770
OCT 18 22,815 0 0 22,815 0 0 0 0 0 0 82,270 445
NOV 18 5,136 0 0 5,136 0 0 0 0 0 0 31,451 -684
DEC 18 3,030 0 0 3,030 0 0 0 0 0 0 31,119 -119
JAN 19 5,743 0 0 5,743 0 0 0 0 0 0 43,241 -1,204
FEB 19 1,617 0 0 1,617 0 0 0 0 0 0 14,010 241
MAR 19 2,481 0 155 2,636 155 0 0 0 0 0 31,928 422
APR 19 1,504 0 0 1,504 0 0 0 0 0 0 25,490 -108
MAY 19 336 0 0 336 0 0 0 0 0 0 9,383 101
JUN 19 230 0 0 230 0 0 0 0 0 0 7,823 125
JUL 19 119 0 0 119 0 0 0 0 0 0 6,157 -14
AUG 19 74 0 0 74 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,587 23
SEP 19 10 0 53 63 53 0 0 0 0 0 5,897 53
OCT 19 198 0 49 247 49 0 0 0 0 0 9,749 30
NOV 19 139 0 52 191 52 0 0 0 0 0 6,013 72
DEC 19 183 0 0 183 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,374 -1
JAN 20 155 0 0 155 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,005 52
FEB 20 14 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 710 1
MAR 20 18 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 949 2
APR 20 22 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,075 2
MAY 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 633 0
JUN 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 570 0
JUL 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 509 0
AUG 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 499 0
SEP 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 477 0
OCT 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 537 0
NOV 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 609 0
DEC 20 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 890 3
JAN 21 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 328 5
FEB 21 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 208 3
MAR 21 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 174 0
APR 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 171 0
MAY 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 121 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 27 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 693,144 0 31,512 724,656 26,578 191 0 0 48,841 0 1,549,172 15,477

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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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