The next South Korea Stock Exchange holiday is Christmas Day and will be observed on December 25, 2018 which is 4 days from now. See more.

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South Korea Flag Is South Korea Stock Exchange closed for Independence Movement Day?

March 1st 2016

The stock market closed on Independence Movement Day. Independence Movement Day is one of the seventeen market holidays observed by the South Korea Stock Exchange each year.

The dates on which stock exchanges close differ between regions and do no necessarily align with the typical bank holidays in a given country. In fact, the exact holiday schedules change unpredictable year to year based on a number of factors.

The table below shows the list of passed and future dates on which the South Korea Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Independence Movement Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2019.

When is the next "Independence Movement Day"?

The South Korea Stock Exchange will next observe Independence Movement Day on March 1, 2019 which is 2 months from now.

Independence Movement Days

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 Independence Movement Day March 1, 2016 Closed
2017 Independence Movement Day March 1, 2017 Closed
2018 Independence Movement Day March 1, 2018 Closed
2019 Independence Movement Day March 1, 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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