Asset Class Navigation

Copper Futures Settlements

Options
Month Open High Low Last Change Settle Estimated Volume Prior Day Open Interest
OCT 14 3.0415 3.0550 3.0415 3.0550 +.0275 3.0500 290 456
NOV 14 3.0190 3.0500 3.0190 - +.0240 3.0435 163 2,417
DEC 14 3.0135 3.0490 3.0090 3.0460 +.0225 3.0400 34,208 115,500
JAN 15 3.0175 3.0430 3.0150 - +.0225 3.0415 42 732
FEB 15 3.0260 3.0460 3.0260 - +.0220 3.0405 29 564
MAR 15 3.0075 3.0425 3.0045A - +.0205 3.0335 3,557 42,950
APR 15 3.0075 3.0340 3.0075 - +.0205 3.0340 15 379
MAY 15 3.0050 3.0360 3.0050 - +.0200 3.0315 642 6,755
JUN 15 3.0270 3.0335 3.0270 - +.0200 3.0340 7 306
JLY 15 3.0085 3.0280 3.0085 - +.0190 3.0300 134 2,528
AUG 15 3.0125 3.0320 3.0125 - +.0190 3.0320 5 186
SEP 15 3.0125 3.0125 3.0125 - +.0185 3.0295 24 1,021
OCT 15 3.0400 3.0400 3.0400 - +.0180 3.0300 8 99
NOV 15 - - - - +.0175 3.0305 0 94
DEC 15 - - - - +.0175 3.0285 18 1,616
JAN 16 - - - - +.0175 3.0285 0 72
FEB 16 - - - - +.0175 3.0285 0 7
MAR 16 - - - - +.0175 3.0285 0 43
APR 16 - - - - +.0175 3.0280 0 6
MAY 16 - - - - +.0175 3.0275 0 6
JUN 16 - - - - +.0175 3.0270 0 5
JLY 16 - - - - +.0175 3.0265 0 6
AUG 16 - - - - +.0175 3.0260 0 5
SEP 16 - - - - +.0175 3.0260 0 18
DEC 16 - - - - +.0175 3.0235 0 60
MAR 17 - - - - +.0175 3.0190 0 0
MAY 17 - - - - +.0175 3.0160 0 0
JLY 17 - - - - +.0175 3.0130 0 0
SEP 17 - - - - +.0175 3.0100 0 0
DEC 17 - - - - +.0175 3.0055 0 25
MAR 18 - - - - +.0175 2.9965 0 0
MAY 18 - - - - +.0175 2.9875 0 0
JLY 18 - - - - +.0175 2.9785 0 0
SEP 18 - - - - +.0175 2.9695 0 1
DEC 18 - - - - +.0175 2.9605 0 1
MAR 19 - - - - +.0175 2.9515 0 0
MAY 19 - - - - +.0175 2.9425 0 0
JLY 19 - - - - +.0175 2.9335 0 0
SEP 19 - - - - +.0175 2.9245 0 0
Total 39,142 175,858

About Copper

Copper futures are hedging tools that offer copper price mitigation opportunities to a range of market participants. They also provide global price discovery and opportunities for portfolio diversification, as well as:

  • Extensive trading opportunities, as copper prices are sensitive to cyclical industries, such as construction and industrial machinery manufacturing, as well as to political situations in countries where copper mining is government-controlled
  • The benefits of central clearing, including guaranteed counterparty credit and segregation of customer funds
  • Copper price transparency, giving all market participants equal access while maintaining anonymity in all bids and offers

Things to know about the contracts:

  • Physically delivered
  • Block-trade eligible
  • Can be traded off-exchange for clearing only through CME ClearPort

Read more about Copper Futures and Options Fact Card

Futures & Options Trading

As the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group is where the world comes to manage risk. CME Group exchanges offer the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities, metals, weather and real estate. CME Group brings buyers and sellers together through the CME Globex electronic trading platform and trading facilities in New York and Chicago. CME Group also operates CME Clearing, one of the largest central counterparty clearing services in the world, which provides clearing and settlement services for exchange-traded contracts, as well as for over-the-counter derivatives transactions through CME ClearPort.

Idea Exchange

Idea Exchange is your direct link to the product managers, marketers, and the development teams who create cmegroup.com and will allow you to review functionality, participate in focus and provide feedback on upcoming Web initiatives

Idea Exchange - Join Our User Focus Program

Contact Us

CME Group/Chicago HQ:
Local: +1 312 930 1000
Toll Free: +1 866 716 7274

Global Customer Contacts

More CME Group Direct Lines
Phone list by department

Global Partnerships

Global

Global Offices Contact Information

 
Calgary Houston Chicago New York Washington São Paulo Belfast London Singapore Hong Kong Seoul Tokyo Beijing

© 2014 CME Group Inc. All rights reserved.

CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. The company is comprised of four Designated Contract Markets (DCMs). Further information on each exchange's rules and product listings can be found by clicking on the links to CME, CBOT, NYMEX, and COMEX.