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Prices are based on delivery at the Henry Hub in Louisiana. Official daily closing prices at 2:30 p.m. from the trading floor of the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) for a specific delivery month. The natural gas liquids (NGPL) composite price is derived from daily Bloomberg spot price data for natural gas liquids at Mont Belvieu, Texas, weighted by gas processing plant production volumes of each product as reported on Form EIA-816 (Monthly Natural Gas Liquids Report).
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts 12 commodities.
Various spot prices are available. A Spot Price is the price for a one-time open market transaction for immediate delivery of a specific quantity of product at a specific location where the commodity is purchased “on the spot” at current market rates.
Spot prices include: Europe Brent, Henry Hub, TX Propane, NY Harbor, U.S. Gulf Coast, etc.
Available data items include Spot Price and Symbol code.