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Natural Gas Rate

(Expiry: 26-May-2020 |   Exchange: MCX | Head: Oil & Energy)

12.52AM IST | 27 May, 2020

  • 135.80Per 1 mmBtu
  • Change

    5.30 (4.06%)

  • Volume77969
  • Open131.70
  • Prv. Close130.50
  • Spot131.20

Day's Trend

  • Day:

    129.10136.80

  • Contract:

    121.70158.80

  • Average Price (Rs/1 mmBtu):133.49
  • Open Interest (Contracts):1328
  • Open Interest Change %:-72.28%
  • Best Buy Price (Rs/QTY):135.20/18
  • Prem/Disc:
  • Spread:
  • Unit:mmBtu
  • Lot Size:1250
  • Tick Size:10
  • Best Sell Price (Rs/QTY):135.80/19

NATURAL GAS News

Spot LNG price crash set to make life harder for Indian suppliers of long-term gas | News

22 May, 2020, 09.17 PM

International gas prices, a variable in the domestic price, have also been falling.

Unlike China, India oil demand stays weak as economy falters | News

21 May, 2020, 01.53 PM

India’s fuel consumption collapsed by as much as 70% at one stage last month.

Natural gas demand starts to rebound | News

19 May, 2020, 08.52 AM

Natural gas sales by GAIL has risen to 74 million metric standard cubic meters a day (mmscmd) from 56 mmscmd in the last week of March when the nationwide lockdown started, severely restricting mobility and shutting most industries. The volumes are still much lower than the 86 mmscmd GAIL supplied before the lockdown began.

Commodity outlook: Natural gas tanks; here's how others may fare | News

13 May, 2020, 11.00 AM

​Here is how SMC Global expects commodities to trade today.

Commodity outlook: Energy counters slip; here's how others may fare | News

9 May, 2020, 06.08 PM

Here is how SMC Global expects commodities to fare today:

Commodity outlook: Natural gas falls; here's how others may fare | News

9 May, 2020, 04.48 PM

Here is how SMC Global expects commodities to fare today.

India's fuel demand shows signs of recovery, improves in April H2 | News

9 May, 2020, 03.11 PM

India's fuel demand is set to recover as authorities eased restrictions from Monday on industrial activity and transport in areas that have contained the spread of coronavirus.

Russian oil output jumped to 11.35 mn bpd in April, ahead of cuts | News

9 May, 2020, 02.02 PM

Russia is expected to cut its oil production by 2.5 million bpd from a baseline of 11 million bpd in May and June.

Crude oil prices to remain choppy in the near term | News

25 Mar, 2020, 09.29 PM

Oil markets are faced with a triple and not double whammy--Texas, Russia and OPEC.

Saudi Arabia's crude oil exports to rise above 10 million bpd in coming months: Energy ministry | News

17 Mar, 2020, 06.44 PM

Will utilize the gas produced by the Fadhili gas plant, said the Saudi energy ministry.

Hot/Cold Natural Gas Contract

NATURAL GAS (MCX)

26 May 2020

Today's Volume : 77969Change : 10.45%

NATURAL GAS Spot Rate Details

Places
Price (Rs)
Unit
% CHG
W | M | Y
Prem/Disc
Prem/Disc (Trend)
HAZIRA
131.20
1 mmBtu
0.00
5.00

NATURAL GAS vs Other Oil & Energy

Commodity
Expiry
Price / Unit
Day
 % Change
Percentage Change
Week
Contract

Trend

D | M | Y
19-Jun-2020
2568.00/1 BBL
-0.35
6.91
-41.83
20-Jul-2020
2622.00/1 BBL
-0.57
6.11
10.68
19-Aug-2020
2695.00/1 BBL
5.89
4.90
21-Sep-2020
2758.00/1 BBL
4.19
0.00
19-Oct-2020
2813.00/1 BBL
5.24
0.00
19-Nov-2020
2873.00/1 BBL
4.78
0.00

NATURAL GAS vs Peers (Intraday Range)

LowestHighest

-0.131.55

......

4.06

NATURAL GAS vs Peers (Contract Range)

LowestHighest

-41.8310.68

......

1.04

NATURAL GAS (25-Jun-2020) vs NATURAL GAS Other Contracts

Expiry
Price / Unit
Day% Chg
Week%
Contract%
Day L/H
Contract L/H
Volume
Prem/Disc
25-Jun-2020
147.20/1 mmBtu
3.30
-3.48
1.24
73253
16.00
28-Jul-2020
153.90/1 mmBtu
2.81
-3.33
-7.07
1490
22.70

NATURAL GAS Contract Details  (2020-05-26) Exchange: MCX

Symbol

NATURALGAS

Contract Start Date

2020-02-26

Last Trading Date

2020-05-26

Lot Size

1250

Tick Size

10

Symbol Description

NATURAL GAS

Delivery Start Date

2020-05-27

Delivery End Date

2020-05-28

Symbol Info

EX - HAZIRA

Tender Period Start Date

2020-05-27

Tender Period End Date

2020-05-27

Commodity Group

Oil & Energy

Name Of Underlying

Oil & Energy

Identifier of the Underlying

401

Instrument Identifier

218567

Instrument

FUTCOM

Expiry Date

2020-05-26

Price Quote Qty

mmBtu

Daily Price Percent

0.00

Near Month Instrument Identifier

-1

Far Month Instrument Identifier

-1

Trading Unit

mmBtu

Delivery Unit

mmBtu

NATURAL GAS Rate Historical Performance

From DateTo Date--- OR --- Contract
Date
Commodity
Expiry
Open
High
Low
Prev Close
ABS
% CHG
2020-05-25
Natural Gas
26-May-2020
131.80
131.90
128.30
132.10
-1.00
-0.76
2020-05-22
Natural Gas
26-May-2020
129.00
133.80
127.60
128.80
3.20
2.48
2020-05-22
Natural Gas
26-May-2020
129.00
133.80
127.60
128.80
3.20
2.48
2020-05-20
Natural Gas
26-May-2020
138.00
143.10
132.10
139.20
-5.40
-3.88
2020-05-15
Natural Gas
26-May-2020
129.20
131.70
125.10
128.60
-3.10
-2.41
2020-05-15
Natural Gas
26-May-2020
129.20
131.70
125.10
128.60
-3.10
-2.41
2020-05-13
Natural Gas
26-May-2020
130.20
131.50
121.70
133.20
-11.10
-8.33
2020-05-13
Natural Gas
26-May-2020
130.20
131.50
121.70
133.20
-11.10
-8.33
2020-05-13
Natural Gas
26-May-2020
130.20
130.20
125.80
133.20
-5.90
-4.43
2020-05-12
Natural Gas
26-May-2020
138.00
139.30
138.00
137.90
0.90
0.65
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GainersLosers

Commodity
Contract
Price (Rs)
% CHG
26-May-2020
135.80
4.06
25-Jun-2020
147.20
3.30
28-Jul-2020
153.90
2.81
30-Jun-2020
622.00
2.30
31-Jul-2020
607.00
2.19
29-May-2020
131.55
1.94
29-May-2020
648.00
1.54
30-Jun-2020
158.85
1.40
29-May-2020
15700.00
1.36
29-May-2020
931.20
1.20

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