EEX Press Release – EEX Group Monthly Volumes – January 2024

    EEX Group reports its January volumes with the following highlights:

    • 2024 saw a dynamic start with the total monthly trading volume on global power markets of EEX Group at 938.4 TWh, a 45% increase year-on-year and a 21% growth compared to December 2023 (775.4 TWh).
    • Volumes on the EPEX European power spot markets grew by 27%, reaching a record monthly level of 74.8 TWh, while European power derivatives volumes reported a remarkable 88% YoY expansion to 589.9 TWh. Several of the core power derivatives markets continued strong growth in January 2024, including records reported on the German, Spanish, Swiss, Dutch and Belgian markets.
    • In addition, the Japanese Power Futures market registered a notable record monthly volume of 5.6 TWh, a doubling of levels in comparison to 2.8 TWh in December 2023, and almost one-third of the total trading volume for the full year of 2023 in only one month (18.3 TWh). It corresponds to a 357% growth compared to January 2023.
    • EEX’s European natural gas markets comprising of both derivatives and spot marketsrose by 2% compared to last year, with continued significant increases on the Czech (CZ VTP), and Italian (PSV) gas derivatives markets YoY. The latter, as well as the EEX Dutch TTF natural gas derivatives market (253 TWh) reported record volumes in trade for January 2024. 
    • January 2024 recorded a significant growth also on EEX’s environmental markets in Europe with a 70% increase Year-on-Year, driven by the emissions futures, reaching 38.5 million tonnes of CO2. Nodal’s North American environmental markets posted a 166% growth YoY.
    • EEX Group’s freight markets continued their growth on a month-on-month basis, with 102,406 lots registered in January 2024, compared to 80,022 lots in December 2023 (+28%). 


    Please find the full volume report attached as well as 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 850 trading participants. EEX Group consists of European Energy Exchange (EEX), EPEX SPOT, EEX Asia, Power Exchange Central Europe (PXE), GET Baltic Exchange and Nodal Exchange as well as the registry provider Grexel Systems and 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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