KRX Market Holidays
2016 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 $1.14 Trillion.
The South Korea Stock Exchange is open five days per week for 6.5 hours per day and is closed for fifteen holidays in 2016.
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 2016 to 2022. 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 Chuseok Festivity and will be observed on September 30, 2020 which is 4 months from now.
List of 2016 South Korea Stock Exchange Market Holidays (15)
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2016||New Year's Day||January 1, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Chinese New Year||February 8, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Chinese New Year||February 9, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Chinese New Year||February 10, 2016 †||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Independence Day||March 1, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Election Day||April 13, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Children's Day||May 5, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Vesak Day||May 14, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Memorial Day||June 6, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Liberation Day||August 15, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Thanksgiving Day||September 14, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Thanksgiving Day||September 15, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Thanksgiving Day||September 16, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||National Day||October 3, 2016||Closed (passed)|
|2016||New Year's Day||December 30, 2016||Closed (passed)|
† 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.