Prices for the Platts Aluminium Transaction Premium DDP US Midwest index are generally published according to the US holiday schedule, please refer directly to the provider for the latest information on any amendments or changes.
1 In certain circumstances, the cash-settled futures Index that is used as the Final Settlement Price for this cash-settled future may be known before the last trading date/time. In these circumstances, it will be possible for market participants to enter bids and offers, and to trade, in this cash-settled future on LMEselect and in the inter-office market on the basis of a known price. The Exchange shall not accept any liability for any losses that a market participant may incur as a result of trading activity conducted in these circumstances.
|Lot size||25 metric tonnes|
||Monthly prompts out to 15 months|
|Price quotation||US dollars per metric tonne|
|Minimum price fluctuation||Venue
|Termination of trading||Last LME business day of the contract month|
|Daily settlement procedure||LME Trading Operations will calculate daily settlement values based on its published procedure|
|Final settlement price published by the LME||Last trading day + 1 Business Day|
|Final settlement procedure1||Final settlement, following termination of the trading for a contract month, will be based on the reported arithmetic monthly average of the Platts Aluminium Transaction Premium DDP US Midwest index which is available from 19:30 Eastern Standard time on the last trading day|
|Trading venues||LMEselect and inter-office telephone|
|Trading hours||LMEselect||01.00 - 19.00 London time|
|Inter-office telephone||24 hours a day|
|Margining||Realised variation margins applied|
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