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Australian Coking Coal (Platts) Low Vol 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)
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)
Minimum Price Fluctuation $0.01 per metric ton ($10.00 per contract)
Product Code CME ClearPort: ALW
Open Outcry: ALW
Clearing: ALW
Listed Contracts The current year plus the next three calendar years
Settlement Method Financially Settled
Floating Price The Floating Price for each contract month is equal to the average price calculated for all available price assessments published for “Hard Coking Coal (Premium Low Vol) FOB Australia for that given calendar month by Coal Trader International (Platts).
Termination Of Trading Trading terminates on the last business day of the contract month (follows the Singapore calendar).
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 1111
Block Minimum Block Minimum Thresholds
Price Limit Or Circuit Price Limits
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