KRX Market Holidays

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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.


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