KRX Market Holidays


2020 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 $1.41 Trillion.

The South Korea Stock Exchange is open five days per week for 6.5 hours per day and is closed for thirteen holidays in 2020.

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 1 month from now.

List of 2020 South Korea Stock Exchange Market Holidays (13)

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2020 New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Korean New Year January 24, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Market Holiday January 27, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Election Day April 15, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Vesak Day April 30, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Labor Day May 1, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Children's Day May 5, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Chuseok Festivity September 30, 2020 Closed
2020 Chuseok Festivity October 1, 2020 Closed
2020 Chuseok Festivity October 2, 2020 Closed
2020 Hangul Day October 9, 2020 Closed
2020 Christmas December 25, 2020 Closed
2020 New Year's Day December 31, 2020 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.