gasTrading's aim is to assist companies manage their gas sales and purchases in an efficient and cost-effective manner.

gasTrading has developed a unique set of tools which:

  • Facilitate the management of natural gas contracts,
  • Improve liquidity in the natural gas market; and
  • Lower the transaction costs for all involved in natural gas contracting.

Continued investment in developing these tools ensures that gasTrading stays abreast of the current situation in the natural gas market.





Maintenance during September drew additional buyers to the market and drove the Back-Up price to $5.05/GJ in September where 332 TJs were sold. Some very strong bidding for October cleared the market at $4.76/GJ and caused all other supply sensitive buyers to the Back-Up price of $5.05/GJ and a forecast quantity of 520 TJs.


August results are now available and came in as scheduled with 245 TJs sold at an avarage price of $4.17/GJ. Sales are anticipated to increase in September to 290 TJs with an average price of $4.12/GJ.


The market continues to perform strongly with July sales being 315 TJs at an average price of $4.27/GJ. August volumes dropped a little to 250 TJs at an average price $4.30/GJ.


Cold weather and several maintenance issues impacted the market, only 174 TJs on Market and a further 419 TJ off market, for June at an Average Price of $4.05/GJ. This has flowed into strong bidding for the first half of July, with 348 TJs scheduled at an Average Price of $4.27/GJ and a high Price of $4.53/GJ.