KRX Market Holidays
2017 South Korea Stock Exchange Holidays
The South Korea Stock Exchange (KRX) is a stock exchange located in Seoul, South Korea with a market cap of $1.28 Trillion.
The South Korea Stock Exchange is open five days per week for six and one half hours per day and is closed for fourteen holidays per year.
All holidays listed below are the observed date, not the actual date. For example, if Christmas Day falls on a weekend many stock exchanges will close on the Friday before or the Monday after. Exchanges sometimes close multiple days for a holiday or have modified hours instead of fully closing.
This section contains holidays for all years from 2017 to 2016. Click the tabs below to navigate to different years.
When is the Next South Korea Stock Exchange Holiday?The next South Korea Stock Exchange holiday is Liberation Day and will be observed on August 15, 2017 which is 1 month from now.
List of 2017 South Korea Stock Exchange Market Holidays (14)
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2017||New Year's Day||January 1, 2017||Closed (passed)|
|2017||Seollal Day||January 27, 2017||Closed (passed)|
|2017||Seollal Day||January 28, 2017||Closed (passed)|
|2017||Seollal Day||January 29, 2017||Closed (passed)|
|2017||Independence Movement Day||March 1, 2017||Closed (passed)|
|2017||Buddha's Birthday||May 3, 2017||Closed (passed)|
|2017||Children's Day||May 5, 2017||Closed (passed)|
|2017||Memorial Day||June 6, 2017||Closed (passed)|
|2017||Liberation Day||August 15, 2017||Closed|
|2017||Chuseok Day||October 3, 2017||Closed|
|2017||Chuseok Day||October 4, 2017||Closed|
|2017||Chuseok Day||October 5, 2017||Closed|
|2017||Hangeul Day||October 9, 2017||Closed|
|2017||Christmas Day||December 25, 2017||Closed|
† Indicates the stock exchange is closed on a different day than the official date on which the holiday is typically celebrated. This is typically the case when a holiday falls on a non-business day.
‡ Indicates that the stock exchange has special hours due to a holiday rather than a full closure. Special Hours and Holiday Closures are always taken into account when computing the Opening/Closing Bell Countdown.