KRX Market Holidays

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The South Korea Stock Exchange (KRX) is a stock exchange located in Seoul, South Korea with a market cap of $1.34 Trillion.

The South Korea Stock Exchange is open five days per week for six hours per day and is closed for fifteen 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 2020 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, 2019 which is 3 weeks from now.

List of 2019 South Korea Stock Exchange Market Holidays (15)

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2019 New Year's Day January 1, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Seollal Day February 4, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Seollal Day February 5, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Seollal Day February 6, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Independence Movement Day March 1, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Labor Day May 1, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Substitution Holiday May 6, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Memorial Day June 6, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Liberation Day August 15, 2019 Closed
2019 Chuseok Day September 12, 2019 Closed
2019 Chuseok Day September 13, 2019 Closed
2019 National Foundation Day October 3, 2019 Closed
2019 Hangeul Day October 9, 2019 Closed
2019 Christmas Day December 25, 2019 Closed
2019 End of Year Holiday December 31, 2019 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.


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