The United States 12 Month Oil Fund LP is an exchange-traded security that is designed to track the price movements of West Texas Intermediate WTI) light, sweet crude oil. USL issues shares that may be purchased and sold on the NYSE Arca. The investment objective of USL is for the daily changes in percentage terms of its shares NAV to reflect the daily changes in percentage terms of the price of light, sweet crude oil delivered to Cushing, Oklahoma, as measured by the daily changes in the average of the prices of USL's Benchmark Oil Futures Contracts, less USL's expenses. USL's Benchmark is the near month futures contract to expire and the contracts for the following 11 months, for a total of 12 consecutive months. If the near month futures contract is within two weeks of expiration, the Benchmark will be the next month contract to expire and the contracts for following 11 consecutive months. When calculating the daily movement of the average price of the 12 contracts, each contract month is equally weighted. The crude oil contract is WTI light, sweet crude oil delivered to Cushing, Oklahoma, and is traded on the NYMEX.