Contract Unit 29,000 gallons
Price Quotation U.S. dollars and cents per gallon
Trading Hours CME Globex: Sunday 5:00 p.m. - Friday - 4:00 p.m. CT with a 60-minute break each day beginning at 4:00 p.m. CT
CME ClearPort: Sunday 5:00 p.m. - Friday 5:45 p.m. CT with no reporting Monday - Thursday from 5:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. CT
Minimum Price Fluctuation 0.001 per gallon = $29.00
Product Code CME Globex: EH
CME ClearPort: EH
Clearing: EH
Listed Contracts Monthly contracts listed for 36 consecutive months
Settlement Method Deliverable
Termination Of Trading Trading terminates on 3rd business day of the contract month.
Settlement Procedures Physical delivery

Ethanol Futures Settlement Procedures
Position Limits CBOT Position Limits
Exchange Rulebook CBOT 16
Block Minimum Block Minimum Thresholds
Price Limit Or Circuit $0.30 per gallon ($8,700 per contract) above or below the previous day's settlement price.
No limit in the spot month (limits are lifted beginning on first position day).
Vendor Codes Quote Vendor Symbols Listing
Last Delivery Date The second business day following the LTD of the delivery month
Grade And Quality Denatured Fuel Ethanol ASTM D4806 + California Standards