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Low Sulphur Gasoil Crack Spread (1000mt) Financial Futures Contract Specs

Contract Unit 7,450 barrels (1,000 metic tons)
Price Quotation U.S. dollars and cents per barrel
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 barrel
Product Code CME Globex: GOC
CME ClearPort: GOC
Clearing: GOC
Listed Contracts Monthly contracts shall be listed for the current year +6 years
Settlement Method Financially Settled
Floating Price The Floating Price for each contract month is equal to the arithmetic average of the ICE Low Sulphur Gasoil Futures first nearby contract settlement price minus the ICE Brent Crude Oil Futures first nearby contract settlement price for each business day during the contract month (using Non - common pricing).

The settlement price of the first nearby Brent Crude Oil Futures contract month will be used except on the last day of trading for the expiring Brent Crude Oil Futures contract when the settlement price of the second nearby contract month will be used.

For purposes of determining the Floating Price, the ICE Low Sulphur Gasoil Settlement Price will be converted each day to U.S. dollars and cents per barrel, rounded to the nearest cent. The conversion fact or will be 7.45 barrels per metric ton.
Termination Of Trading Trading shall cease on the last business day of the contract month.
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 143
Block Minimum Block Minimum Thresholds
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