MCX Holidays 2018 | Commodity Trading Holiday List

Indian commodity markets remain open for trading on all weekdays except Saturday, Sunday, and declared market holidays.

MCX Timings 2018 (MCX Trading Time)

  • MCX Timings: Monday to Friday 9:00 AM to 11:30 PM (or 11:55 PM*)
  • Morning Session Timing: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Evening Session Timing: 5:00 PM - 11:30 PM (or 11:55 PM*)

* The evening session trading timings are revised twice a year to comply with the US daylight saving. In summer, the closing time is 11:30 PM IST, and in winter it's 11:55 PM IST.

* Agri-commodities are available for futures trading up to 5:00 PM IST whereas other commodities such as Bullions, Metals, and Energy products are available up to 11:30 pm / 11.55 PM and International referenceable Agri-commodities are available up to 09:00 pm / 09.30 PM.

Trading Holiday 2018 MCX / Trading Holiday NCDEX 2018

Sr. No. Date Holiday Morning Session Evening Session
1Tuesday, 25 December 2018ChristmasClosedClosed
2Friday, 23 November 2018Guru Nanak JayantiClosedOpen
3Thursday, 08 November 2018Diwali - BalipratipadaClosedOpen
4Wednesday, 07 November 2018Diwali - Laxmi PujanClosedOpen
5Thursday, 18 October 2018DasseraClosedOpen
6Tuesday, 02 October 2018Gandhi JayantiClosedClosed
7Thursday, 20 September 2018MoharramClosedOpen
8Thursday, 13 September 2018Ganesh ChaturthiClosedOpen
9Wednesday, 22 August 2018Bakri ID (Id-UI-Zua)ClosedOpen
10Wednesday, 15 August 2018Independence DayClosedClosed
11Tuesday, 01 May 2018Maharashtra DayClosedOpen
12Friday, 30 March 2018Good FridayClosedClosed
13Thursday, 29 March 2018Mahavir JayantiClosedOpen
14Friday, 02 March 2018Holi (2nd day)ClosedOpen
15Tuesday, 13 February 2018MahashivratriClosedOpen
16Friday, 26 January 2018Republic DayClosedClosed
17Monday, 01 January 2018New Year DayOpenClosed

*Dewali Muhurat Trading 2022 (Diwali Amavasya - Laxmi Puja)

October 24, 2022

Diwali Muhurat Trading / Deepavali 2022 Muhurat Trading will be held on October 24, 2022 from [*] To [*] (Diwali Amavasya - Laxmi Puja) time.

Note that being a special trading session; all trades executed in this Diwali Muhurat trading session shall result in settlement obligations.


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