Natural gas  1990-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Natural gas increased 0.05 USD/MMBtu or 1.55% to 2.95 on Friday August 17 from 2.91 in the previous trading session. Historically, Natural gas reached an all time high of 15.39 in December of 2005 and a record low of 1.02 in January of 1992.


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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 65.5790 0.22 0.34% -3.03% -4.63% 35.19% Aug/17
Brent 71.5745 0.21 0.29% -1.70% -1.82% 35.76% Aug/17
Natural gas 2.9518 0.04 1.51% 0.27% 8.48% 2.03% Aug/17
Gasoline 1.9757 0.01 -0.41% -3.11% -3.36% 21.66% Aug/17
Heating oil 2.0942 0.00 0.04% -2.13% 0.19% 29.24% Aug/17
Ethanol 1.3670 0.00 0.00% -0.22% -3.26% -9.29% Aug/17
Naphtha 629.57 1.05 0.17% -0.47% -0.13% 38.91% Aug/16
Propane 0.95 0.01 0.63% -0.79% 4.16% 26.72% Aug/16
Uranium 26.2500 0.00 0.00% 0.77% 12.42% 25.90% Aug/16

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,178.12 4.19 0.36% -2.70% -3.94% -8.25% Aug/17
Silver 14.6866 0.05 0.34% -3.83% -5.43% -13.27% Aug/17
Platinum 782.00 4.75 0.61% -5.50% -3.87% -19.79% Aug/17
Palladium 903.50 14.00 1.57% -0.71% -0.33% -2.17% Aug/17
Manganese 41.00 0.00 0.00% 6.49% 6.49% 38.98% Aug/16
Neodymium 407,500.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -1.81% -30.93% Aug/16
Rhodium 2,350.00 0.00 0.00% 0.64% 3.52% 123.81% Aug/16

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 874.2224 9.50 -1.07% 3.34% 3.80% -6.75% Aug/17
Wheat 557.3545 15.50 2.86% 1.94% 12.71% 33.98% Aug/17
Cotton 81.57 0.56 -0.68% -5.00% -8.17% 20.33% Aug/17
Rice 10.3658 0.10 -0.96% -1.75% -12.34% -14.65% Aug/17
Cheese 1.5630 0.00 0.06% -0.26% 3.92% -6.01% Aug/17
Palm Oil 2,204.00 13.00 0.59% -0.09% 0.18% -17.61% Aug/17
Milk 15.02 0.03 0.20% -0.13% 5.40% -9.02% Aug/17
Rubber 160.00 1.10 0.69% -2.02% -2.91% -23.81% Aug/17
Wool 2,089.00 0.00 0.00% 5.45% 5.45% 29.43% Aug/16
Tea 3.24 0.00 0.00% 4.18% 12.89% -1.82% Aug/16
Lumber 472.50 15.00 3.28% 13.88% -5.48% 28.99% Aug/17
Orange Juice 155.80 1.45 0.94% -3.71% -8.14% 11.05% Aug/17
Canola 509.90 0.50 -0.10% 0.99% 3.66% 0.63% Aug/17
Cocoa 2,105.00 1.00 0.05% 0.91% -9.93% 9.52% Aug/17
Coffee 100.70 1.00 -0.98% -5.89% -3.73% -21.36% Aug/17
Sugar 10.13 0.17 -1.65% -3.89% -8.57% -24.46% Aug/17
Oat 258.9575 5.00 1.97% 0.86% 10.67% 1.65% Aug/17
Corn 364.3914 1.50 -0.41% 1.86% 4.94% 3.52% Aug/17

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 108.8144 0.28 0.25% 0.52% -0.12% 2.29% Aug/17
Lean Hogs 56.4954 1.08 1.94% 3.09% -15.93% -14.56% Aug/17
Beef 9.65 0.03 -0.31% -1.43% 0.52% 2.66% Aug/16
Poultry 3.89 0.01 -0.26% 1.30% 1.04% 10.51% Aug/16
Feeder Cattle 150.2677 0.30 -0.20% 0.25% -2.71% 6.95% Aug/17

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.6308 0.01 0.48% -3.72% -4.41% -10.53% Aug/17
Bitumen 3,154.00 18.00 -0.57% -2.59% 0.25% 23.30% Aug/17
Steel 4,530.00 140.00 3.19% 5.35% 11.30% 9.90% Aug/17
Coal 107.90 0.25 0.23% 1.12% -8.15% 15.96% Aug/17
Cobalt 64,250 0.00 0.00% 3.63% -5.17% 6.64% Aug/16
Lead 2,014.00 113.00 5.94% -5.02% -6.60% -13.76% Aug/16
Aluminum 2,048.00 23.00 1.14% -2.75% -0.34% -0.68% Aug/16
Tin 18,615.00 210.00 1.14% -4.05% -4.54% -8.03% Aug/16
Zinc 2,392.00 92.00 4.00% -8.42% -3.31% -23.43% Aug/16
Nickel 13,230.00 476.50 3.74% -5.28% -2.52% 21.06% Aug/16
Molybdenum 25,000.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 58.73% Aug/16
Iron Ore 67.50 0.50 -0.74% -3.57% 1.50% -10.60% Aug/16
Soda Ash 1,828.57 14.29 -0.78% -1.16% -7.58% 9.82% Aug/16
Lithium 121.12 0.70 0.58% -3.90% -3.05% 2.39% Aug/16

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 1,720.00 7.00 -0.41% 1.53% -0.06% 37.93% Aug/16
LME Index 2,819.60 0.00 0.00% -6.55% -4.91% -9.25% Aug/16
S&P GSCI 2,610.65 0.00 0.00% -2.83% -1.01% 17.61% Aug/16
CRB Index 193.87 0.33 0.17% -1.90% -1.09% 7.97% Aug/17


Natural gas

Natural gas accounts for almost a quarter of United States energy consumption. The NYMEX Division natural gas futures contract is widely used as a national benchmark price. The futures contract trades in units of 10,000 million British thermal units (mmBtu). The price is based on delivery at the Henry Hub in Louisiana, the nexus of 16 intra- and interstate natural gas pipeline systems that draw supplies from the region's prolific gas deposits. The Natural gas market prices displayed in Trading Economics are based on over-the-counter (OTC) and contract for difference (CFD) financial instruments. Our Natural gas market prices are intended to provide you with a reference only, rather than as a basis for making trading decisions. Trading Economics does not verify any data and disclaims any obligation to do so. This page provides - Natural gas - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Natural gas - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2018.

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2.95 2.91 15.39 1.02 1990 - 2018 USD/MMBtu Daily