The Tokyo Commodity Exchange, Inc. (TOCOM) has announced that the open interest for Dubai Crude Oil futures was 172,655 contracts. It is in the four consecutive days that the contract renews highest open interest since the launch on September 10, 2001.
Dubai Crude Oil futures reached 112,288 contracts on August 9, and 135,553 contracts the day after.
Open interest for all listed commodities at TOCOM for the day is 511,825 contracts. This marks a nine-year-high surpassing the 510,000 mark. On August 17, 2007, open interest was 543,223 contracts.