Americas Price trends

May 2017

Forward and futures markets

Henry Hub futures are set to see further increases, helped by slow gas injection rates during the summer.

The Henry Hub front-month futures price reached an intraday high of $3.43/MMBtu on 12 May. This was its highest level since 26 January and was reached despite the fact that the country is in the shoulder months. Unusually high weather-related gas demand in the US has slowed injection rates.

Henry Hub front-month futures dynamics

The injection rate will slow further during the summer as...

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