Night Session Trading Volume Hit Record at TOCOM

7.8.2013

 

The Tokyo Commodity Exchange, Inc announced today that the trading volume for the July 8 night session* which started at 17:00 JST of July 5 and closed at 4:00 JST of July 6 amounted to 161,245 contracts. It tops the previous all-time record of 146,847 contracts for the April 16, 2013 night session.

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*At TOCOM, the trade day is referred to in accordance with the clearing period, which starts with “previous business day’s night session (from 17:00) and ends with the closing of today’s day session (until 15:30). Therefore the night session actually took place from 17:00 of July 5 is referred to as the July 8 night session.

 

Trading Volume by Product for the July 8 Night Session (From July 5, 17:00- July 6, 4:00)

Products Trading Volume (contracts) Products Trading Volume (contracts)
Gold Standard

134,100

Gas Oil

0

Gold Mini

6,252

Chukyo-Gasoline

17
Silver

120

Chukyo-Kerosene

3

Platinum Standard

7,830

Rubber
1,141
Platinum Mini

1,010

Soybean

149

Palladium

62

Azuki

1

Crude Oil

3,502

Corn

445

Gasoline
5,785
Raw Sugar

0

Kerosene
828

Total Trading Volume
161,245

 

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