Field UnitofMeasure (996) - FIX Protocol FIX.5.0

Type: String

Physical unit of measure for Derivative products. NOTE: Additional values may be used by mutual agreement of the counterparties ( is a good source for units)

Added in protocol FIX.4.4 (5)

See in: FIX.5.0SP1, FIX.5.0SP2, FIX.5.0SP2 EP240.

Valid values

Value Description Added
Bbl Barrels FIX.4.4
Bcf Billion cubic feet FIX.4.4
Bu Bushels FIX.4.4
Gal Gallons FIX.4.4
MMBtu One Million BTU FIX.4.4
MMbbl Million Barrels FIX.4.4
MWh Megawatt hours FIX.4.4
USD US Dollars FIX.4.4
lbs pounds FIX.4.4
oz_tr Troy Ounces FIX.4.4
t Metric Tons (aka Tonne) FIX.4.4
tn Tons (US) FIX.4.4

Used in components