Until their delisting, COMEX Aluminum futures were delivered every year in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December (all months).
The following is a table with COMEX Aluminum futures delivery dates and resultant tickers for 2009. For an explanation on commodity tickers see commodity ticker construction.
|Delivery Month||Full Ticker Symbol||Thomson-Reuters Symbol|
One COMEX Aluminum futures contract on the COMEX division of the NYMEX is 44,000 pounds.
$0.0005 (0.05¢) per pound ($22.00 per contract).
$0.20 (20¢) per pound above or below the previous day's settlement price, unless one of the two closest delivery month's trades at or is offered or bid for two minutes at the limit. In that case, after a 15-minute halt, the market will reopen with the limits expanded by $0.20 (20¢) on either side of the previous limit. This can happen no more than twice in a session for a maximum $0.60 (60¢) limit.
Trading terminates at the close of business on the third to last business day of the delivery month.
Primary aluminum meeting all the requirements of the P1020A designation or primary aluminum of 99.7% purity with a maximum iron content of 0.20% and a maximum silicon content of 0.10%.