EEX Press Release – EEX Group Monthly Volumes – August 2023

    Leipzig, 06 September 2023 – EEX Group reports its August 2023 volumes with the following highlights:

    • Trading volume on the global power markets of EEX Group increased 51% YoY to 624.3 TWh, with 396.8 TWh at European power derivatives, comprising a +53% growth with remarkable increase in Greece. Short-term power trading at EPEX SPOT increased by 16%, also driven by strong Intraday markets with new records in the Netherlands and Denmark.
    • EEX Group natural gas markets amounted to 566.1 TWh in total, with gas derivatives showing a +11% increase compared to August 2022.
    • The EEX European environmental markets recorded growing volumes YoY, both in the emissions spot market (+ 23%) and the emissions derivatives (+8%).
    • Exceptional 92% growth in the North American environmental markets, with Nodal Exchange reporting the second highest monthly volume in this segment.
    • Another good month the EEX freight markets: Options trading rose by 39%, trading in futures increased by 29% which resulted in an overall of 31% YoY.

    Please find the full report on our website.
    EEX Group builds secure, successful and sustainable commodity markets worldwide – together with its customers. The group offers trading in power, natural gas, environmental products, freight and agriculturals as well as subsequent clearing and registry services, connecting a network of more than 800 trading participants. EEX Group consists of European Energy Exchange (EEX), EPEX SPOT, EEX Asia, GET Baltic, Power Exchange Central Europe (PXE) and Nodal Exchange as well as the registry provider Grexel Systems and the software companies KB Tech and Lacima. Clearing is provided by EEX Group’s clearing houses European Commodity Clearing (ECC) and Nodal Clear. EEX Group is part of Deutsche Börse Group. More information:


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