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1% Fuel Oil Rdam (Platts) vs. 1% Fuel Oil NWE (Platts) Futures Contract Specs

Contract Unit 1,000 metric tons
Price Quotation U.S. dollars and cents per metric ton
Trading Hours CME Globex: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. New York time/ET (5:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 45-minute break each day beginning at 5:15 p.m. (4:15 p.m. CT)
CME ClearPort: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. New York time/ET (5:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 45-minute break each day beginning at 5:15 p.m. (4:15 p.m. CT)
Minimum Price Fluctuation $0.001 per metric ton
Product Code CME Globex: A33
CME ClearPort: 33
Clearing: 33
Listed Contracts 36 consecutive months
Settlement Method Financially Settled
Floating Price The Floating Price for each contract month is equal to the arithmetic average of the high and low quotations from Platts European Marketscan for 1% Fuel Oil under the heading "Barges FOB Rotterdam" minus "Cargoes FOB NWE" assessment for each business day during the contract month (using Non-common pricing).
Termination Of Trading Trading shall cease on the last business day of the contract month.
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 611
Block Minimum Block Minimum Thresholds
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