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Korea Exchange Logo South Korea Stock Exchange

KRX

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

South Korea Stock Exchange 2019

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).


When is the South Korea Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Christmas December 25, 2019
End of Year Holiday December 31, 2019
New Year's Day January 1, 2020
Korean New Year January 24, 2020
Market Holiday January 27, 2020
Vesak Day April 30, 2020
Labor Day May 1, 2020
Children's Day May 5, 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 Won. The official ISO 4217 currency code for South Korean Won is KRW. The official currency symbol is "₩". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

The table below shows the current currency exchange rates between South Korean Won and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on October 14, 2019 .

South Korean Won
₩100
USD
$0.08
EUR
€0.08
GBP
£0.07
INR
₹6.01
CNY
¥0.60

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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