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Gulf Coast CBOB Gasoline A1 (Platts) Crack Spread Futures Contract Specs

Product Symbol CBC
Venue CME Globex, CME ClearPort, Open Outcry (New York)
Hours
(All Times are New York Time/ET)
CME Globex: Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. (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. (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 AM to 2:30 PM (8:00 AM to 1:30 PM CT)
Contract Unit 1,000 barrels
Price Quotation U.S. dollars and cents per barrel
Minimum Fluctuation $0.001 per barrel
Floating Price The Floating Price for each contract month is equal to the arithmetic average of the high and low quotations from Platts Oilgram Price Report for U.S. Gulf Coast CBOB 87 gasoline (Colonial A grade: lowest RVP posted except A0) pipeline using the 7.8 RVP assessment in the summer minus the Light Sweet Crude Oil Futures first nearby contract month settlement price for each business day that both are determined during the contract month.

For purposes of determining the Floating Price, the gasoline price will be converted each day to U.S. dollars and cents per barrel, rounded to the nearest 0.1 cent.
Termination of Trading Trading shall cease on the last business day of the contract month.
Listed Contracts CME Globex: 1 month
CME ClearPort and Open Outcry: 36 consecutive calendar months
Settlement Type Financial
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Rulebook Chapter 981
Exchange Rule These contracts are listed with, and subject to, the rules and regulations of NYMEX.