Energy futures and options

Trade global benchmark products and take advantage of tight bid/ask spreads in the world's most extensive and liquid energy marketplace.

Delivering energy opportunities to the world

Get precise, real-time prices for the most in-demand energy markets. Trade benchmark products – WTI Crude, Henry Hub Natural Gas, Brent Crude, RBOB Gasoline – used worldwide to set the pricing curve for managing risk and exploring energy opportunities.

Energy News and Events

Get the latest updates on the Energy futures and options market with product news and information, macro trends, and more.

Explore our Energy products

Learn about the products we offer across our suite of NYMEX Energy contracts, and explore different ways to trade them.


UCO and UCOME Futures

To support the transition to a greener energy market for transportation fuels, CME Group’s NYMEX is now offering four futures contracts for Used Cooking Oil (UCO) and Used Cooking Oil Methyl Ester (UCOME).­

Find standard benchmark products, or trade spreads, nearly 24 hours a day in NYMEX’s deeply liquid markets.

Hedge risk with the flexibility of multiple contract sizes, using physical or financial settlement on NYMEX, including the global benchmark: Henry Hub.

Hedge industry price risk with Thermal and Coking Coal futures and options, covering the US, Europe, South Africa, Australia, Indonesia, and China.


View contract and exchange details to help you trade Energy futures and options.


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Gain access to CME Group futures, options, and block markets on one screen, using this fast, secure, and highly configurable trading front-end.

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Take self-guided courses on Energy futures and options

If you're new to futures, the courses below can help you quickly understand the Energy market and start trading.

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