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Grain maturity calendar

ASX Grains Futures

ASX Grains futures are deliverable contracts.

Delivery Periods:

  • commence on the second business day of the contract month; and
  • end at 3pm (trading ceases at midday) on the the third Thursday of the contract month, which is the Last Trading Day and Maturity Date, provided it is a Trading Day.

Holders of long (bought) futures positions should note that once the Delivery Period commences, allocation of deliverable stock is an automated random process that could occur at anytime.

ASX has developed a Contract Maturity and Delivery Dates Calendar for you to keep close at hand on your desktop. Order your free Calendar.

Futures Options Futures Delivery Period
Settlement Month Code Expiry Month Declaration Date^ Close Out Date Start Date

Last Day for Lodgements

Deadline: 2pm*

Maturity Date
January 2017 F7 December 2016

21.12.16

22.12.16

04.01.17

17.01.17

19.01.17

March 2017

H7 February 2017

21.02.17

22.02.17

02.03.17

14.03.17

16.03.17

May 2017

K7 April 2017

26.04.17

27.04.17

02.05.17

16.05.17

18.05.17

July 2017

N7 June 2017

21.06.17

22.06.17

04.07.17

18.07.17

20.07.17

September 2017

U7 August 2017

21.08.17

22.08.17

04.09.17

19.09.17

21.09.17

November 2017^^

X7 October 2017

20.10.17

23.10.17

02.11.17

14.11.17

16.11.17

January 2018 F8 December 2017

21.12.17

   22.12.17

03.01.18

16.01.18

  18.01.18

March 2018

H8 February 2018

21.02.18

22.02.18

02.03.18

13.03.18

15.03.18

May 2018

K8 April 2018

23.04.18

24.04.18

02.05.18

15.05.18

17.05.18

July 2018

N8 June 2018

21.06.18

22.06.18

03.07.18

17.07.18

19.07.18

September 2018

U8 August 2018

21.08.18

22.08.18

04.09.18

18.09.18

20.09.18

November 2018^^

X8 October 2018

19.10.18

22.10.18

02.11.18

13.11.18

15.11.18

ASX Grain Options

The Declaration Dates for ASX Grains options are:

Option Expiry Month Futures Settlement Month Declaration Date
February 2017 March 2017 21 February 2017
April 2017 May 2017 26 April 2017
June 2017 July 2017 21 June 2017
August 2017 September 2017 21 August 2017
October 2017^^ November 2017 20 October 2017
December 2017 January 2018 21 December 2017
February 2018 March 2018 21 February 2018
April 2018 May 2018 23 April 2018
June 2018 July 2018 21 June 2018
August 2018 September 2018 21 August 2018
October 2018^^ November 2018 19 October 2018
December 2018 January 2019 21 December 2018

^ The Declaration Date for ASX Grain Options is the fifteenth trading day of the month immediately prior to the contract Settlement Month for the Underlying Futures.

^^ For Feed Barley and Sorghum only. Eastern Australia Wheat, WA Wheat and Canola do not have a November Settlement Month listed and therefore no October options either.

* AEST / AEDT