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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 Sunday - Friday 6:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CT) with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 5:00 p.m. (4:00 p.m. CT)
Minimum Price Fluctuation 0.01 per metric ton = $10.00
Product Code CME Globex: ALW
CME ClearPort: ALW
Clearing: ALW
Listed Contracts Monthly contracts listed for the current year and the next 3 calendar years. List monthly contracts for a new calendar year following the termination of trading in the December contract of the current year.
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 Singapore business day of the contract month.
Position Limits NYMEX Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook NYMEX 1111
Block Minimum Block Minimum Thresholds
Price Limit Or Circuit Price Limits
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