The Monday through Friday open outcry sessions will close at 2 p.m. CT., the same time that electronic trading closes. Daily settlements will be based on the 2 p.m. close. Currently the open outcry market closes at 1:15 p.m. The changes are effective with the June 25 business date.
The Monday through Friday open outcry sessions will continue to open at 9:30 a.m. CT on most days, with the exception of USDA report release dates, when the market will open at 7:20 a.m. CT (effective business date June 12, the next release date).