Reformulated Gasoline Blendstock for Oxygen Blending (RBOB) Futures is the new
name for unleaded gas futures. The NYMEX changed the grade of gasoline that is to be traded at their exchange in 2006. RBOB
is a wholesale non-oxygenated blendstock traded in the New York Harbor barge market that is ready for the addition of 10%
ethanol at the truck rack.
Whether you are a speculator or a hedger this section on the gasoline market
contains a wealth of valuable information. You can read about the history of the gasoline market, the fundamentals
that make it move, and the futures and options specifications. You can also view quotes, charts, current margin requirements,
and news that is affecting the gasoline market. However, if you are new to the commodities markets you should consult
with a licensed broker before starting to trade.
Click here to contact a commodities broker with experience in the RBOB gasoline futures market.