KRX Market Holidays
2021 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 eleven holidays in 2021.
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 2021 South Korea Stock Exchange Market Holidays (11)
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2021||New Year's Day||January 1, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Korean New Year||February 11, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Korean New Year||February 12, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Independence Day||March 1, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Children's Day||May 5, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Buddha's Birthday||May 19, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Chuseok Festivity||September 20, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Chuseok Festivity||September 21, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Chuseok Festivity||September 22, 2021||Closed|
|2021||Hangul Day||October 9, 2021||Closed|
|2021||New Year's Day||December 31, 2021||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.