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Jet Cargoes CIF NWE (Platts) vs. Low Sulphur Gasoil 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)
Open Outcry: Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. New York time/ET (8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Chicago Time/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 $0.01 per metric ton
Product Code CME Globex: HJC
CME ClearPort: JC
Open Outcry: JC
Clearing: JC
Listed Contracts Monthly contracts shall be listed for the current year plus 1 year.
Settlement Method Financially Settled
Floating Price The Floating Price for each contract month is equal to the arithmetic average of the mid - point between the high and low quotations from the Platts European Marketscan for Jet Kerosene under the heading "Cargoes CIF NWE Bas is ARA" minus the first line ICE Low Sulphur Gasoil Futures settlement price for each business day that both are determined during the contract month (using Non - common pricing), except as noted below.

The settlement prices of the 1st nearby contract month will be used except on the last day of trading for the expiring ICE Low Sulphur Futures contract when the settlement prices of the 2nd nearby ICE Low Sulphur contract will be used.
Termination Of Trading Trading ceases on the last business day of the contract month.
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 722
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