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KRX

South Korea Stock Exchange

MIC / Acronym
XKRX /
KRX
Location
Seoul,
South Korea
Market Cap
$1.38 Trillion
Trading Hours
9:00 AM -
3:30 PM

South Korea Stock Exchange 2020

South Korea Stock Exchange Table of Contents

South Korea Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Korea Exchange (KRX) is based in Seoul, South Korea. Below is a break down of key South Korea Stock Exchange figures.

The MIC code for the Korea Exchange is XKRX (operating MIC XKRX).


Market Capitalization

South Korea Stock Exchange as a Market Capitalization of $1.38 Trillion. By market cap, South Korea Stock Exchange is ranked 14 out of the 144 stock markets we track.


† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2019 and is updated yearly.

When is the South Korea Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Vesak Day April 30, 2020
Labor Day May 1, 2020
Children's Day May 5, 2020
Chuseok Festivity September 30, 2020
Chuseok Festivity October 1, 2020
Chuseok Festivity October 2, 2020
Hangul Day October 9, 2020
Christmas December 25, 2020
View all KRX holidays »

Trading Schedule

Mo/Tu/We/Th/Fr:
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM — Opening Session
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM — Trading Session
3:40 PM - 6:00 PM — Extended Hours
Real-Time Countdown »
Does the South Korea Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The South Korea Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. Continuous trading begins at 9:00 AM and continues all day until the closing bell at 3:30 PM.


South Korea Stock Exchange Timezone

The South Korea Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Seoul timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +09:00. Referred to by its abbreviation KST. Seoul does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST).

About the South Korea Stock Exchange

South Korea Stock Exchange Currency

The South Korea Stock Exchange trades shares in South Korean Wons. The official ISO 4217 currency code for South Korean Won is KRW. The official currency symbol is "₩".

Note: all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars, unless otherwise noted.

KRW Currency Info

Economy and Geography

The South Korea Stock Exchange (KRX) is located in Asia (Eastern Asia) and its headquarters is located in Seoul, South Korea. The capital of South Korea is Seoul. You can browse all markets by country if needed.

Contact the South Korea Stock Exchange

In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the South Korea Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the South Korea Stock Exchange can be found on the web at global.krx.co.kr.

To contact the South Korea Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:

  • Phone Number: +82 2-3774-9000
  • Email Address:
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Korea Exchange (KRX) official logo

What's Next?

Check out the South Korea Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.



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