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Overview

The Korea Exchange (KRX) is based in Seoul, South Korea. There are two other markets in this country including Korea Exchange (KONEX), Korea Exchange (KOSDAQ). The MIC code for this exchange is XKRX. The acronym or abbreviation for this market is KRX.

This page contains information on Korea Exchange trading hours, market holidays, contact information and more.

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KRX Trading Hours

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Trading Hours Summary:

The South Korea Stock Exchange is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm Korean Standard Time (GMT+09:00).

The South Korea Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The South Korea Stock Exchange is open for a total of 6 hours 30 minutes per day.

The South Korea Stock Exchange does have extended hours trading. The Pre-Trading Session is from 8:00 am to 9:00 am. The Post-Trading Session is from 3:40 pm to 6:00 pm.

We closely monitor the South Korea Stock Exchange for changes to their trading hour. Any official changes will be reflected here immediately. If you are aware of an upcoming change, please contact us.

Regular Trading Schedule

Monday-Friday:

8:00 am - 9:00 am — Pre-Hours

9:00 am - 3:30 pm — Trading Session

3:40 pm - 6:00 pm — Post-Hours

Newyear2021 Trading Schedule

Monday-Friday:

9:00 am - 10:00 am — Pre-Hours

10:00 am - 3:30 pm — Trading Session

3:40 pm - 6:00 pm — Post-Hours

Partial Trading Schedule

Monday-Friday:

9:00 am - 10:00 am — Pre-Hours

10:00 am - 4:30 pm — Trading Session

4:40 pm - 6:00 pm — Post-Hours

All times are Korean Standard Time (GMT+09:00).

† All data is collected directly from primary sources — in this case, the South Korea Stock Exchange. Although the underlying data is public knowledge, our selection and arrangement of the data is copyrighted. If you would like to incorporate this data into own system – and ensure it is always up-to-date – please check out our data API.

KRX Market Holidays

The South Korea Stock Exchange is be closed for sixteen holidays in 2024. The market also has one irregular schedule or half-day.

The next South Korea Stock Exchange holiday is Independence Day and will be observed on Friday, March 1, 2024 which is 1 days from now.

All holiday data is collected exclusively from primary sources. We continually monitory the market for changes to ensure the highest level of accuracy.

Although the underlying data is public knowledge, our selection and arrangement of the data is copyrighted. If you would like to incorporate this data into own system – and ensure it is always up-to-date – please check out our data API. If you use data from this page on another website or publication, you must display this attribution: "Data provided by TradingHours.com".

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KRX Contact Information โ€” Address, Phone & Email:

If you have questions specifically about the content of this website, please contact us. Otherwise, use the details below the contact the South Korea Stock Exchange.

South Korea Stock Exchange
33, Seoul
South Korea 150-977
Website:

global.krx.co.kr

Phone Number:

+82 2-3774-9000

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About the South Korea Stock Exchange

South Korea Stock Exchange – Market Structure

The MIC code for South Korea Stock Exchange is XKRX (KOREA EXCHANGE (STOCK MARKET)). This is an "Operating MIC". This means it is a parent entity that operates one or more subsidiary markets or trading platforms, which are called "Segment MICs."

The Segment MICs under XKRX are XKCM (KOREA EXCHANGE COMMODITY MARKET), XKEM (KOREA EXCHANGE EMISSIONS MARKET), XKFE (KOREA EXCHANGE (FUTURES MARKET)), XKON (KOREA NEW EXCHANGE), XKOS (KOREA EXCHANGE (KOSDAQ)), and 1 other.

Each segment may have a different trading calendar and hours of operation. Additionally within a single segment MIC there can be different trading schedules for certain products, securities, or asset types.

Under the Korea Exchange, TradingHours.com has identified 11 unique trading schedules. To access the full dataset, please request a quote.

South Korea Stock Exchange Timezone

The South Korea Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Seoul timezone. Commonly referred to as Korean Standard Time. This timezone is currently GMT+09:00. The abbreviation for this timezone is KST.

The Asia/Seoul timezone does not observe Daylight Saving Time.

Market Capitalization

The Market Capitalization, or total value of all shares of all securities traded on the Korea Exchange is $1.6 trillion USD.

Market Cap is based on data from the World Federation of Exchanges and was last updated on Saturday, December 2, 2023.

South Korea Stock Exchange Currency

The South Korea Stock Exchange trades in South Korean Wons. The currency code is KRW. The currency symbol is "โ‚ฉ".

Economy & Geography

The South Korea Stock Exchange is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea located in Asia (Eastern Asia). ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท

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