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Americas Price trends

September 2018

Forward and futures markets

Depleted gas inventories in the US will support the Henry Hub front-month futures price during the winter.

Rising US gas production has limited gains in the front-month price during the injection season. Nevertheless, the higher output has failed to sufficiently replenish the country’s severely depleted inventories before the withdrawal season, which officially starts in November. This, together with increasing domestic gas demand and high levels of exports, will support the price during the northern hemisphere winter (which runs from December to February).

The Henry...