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Americas Price trends

December 2018

Forward and futures markets

The depletion of US gas inventories will continue to support the Henry Hub front-month futures price.

The US started December with its lowest gas stocks for this time of the year since 2002, which is a strong bullish factor for the front-month futures price. Rising exports and the prospect of strong domestic gas demand for the rest of the withdrawal season will also favour the price.

Henry Hub front-month futures dynamics

Consequently, the front-month futures price has averaged $4.17/MMBtu so far...