Trading holiday on MCX in 2020…!!

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holiday of mcx 2020

We all have heard about the stock market, where we trade the stocks. Similarly, there is also a commodity market, where traders can buy, sell and trade various commodities. They can be traded at current or future date. In India, commodity trading was started way before in any country. Currently, it can be done only through future contracts. In general, commodities are classified into four types mainly metals, energy, agriculture, livestock and meat. In India, there is mainly six major commodity exchange, which is as listed below:  

  1. Multi Commodity Exchange 
  2. National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange 
  3. National Multi Commodity Exchange 
  4. Indian Commodity Exchange 
  5. Ace Derivatives Exchange  
  6. The Universal Commodity Exchange

Out of all these Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) and National Commodity and Derivative Exchange (NCDEX) are most important. Like trading holiday in the respective stock market exchange. Commodity trading exchange too has trading holidays. The exchange remains closed on trading holidays apart from Saturday and Sunday. Let’s look at the trading holidays in 2020.   

Holiday   Date   Day   Morning Session   Evening Session  
New Year Day   1st Jan 2020  Wednesday   Open   Close  
Mahashivratri    21st Feb 2020  Friday  Closed   Open  
Holi  March 10, 2020  Tuesday  Closed   Open  
Ram Navami    April 02, 2020  Thursday  Closed   Open  


Mahavir Jayanti  April 06, 2020  Monday  Closed   Open  
Good Friday  April 10, 2020  Friday  Closed   Closed  


Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti  April 14, 2020  Tuesday  Closed   Open  
Maharashtra Day  May 01, 2020  Friday  Closed   Open 


Id-Ul-Fitr  May 25, 2020 


Monday  Closed   Open  

Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti 


October 02, 2020  Friday  Closed   Closed  




November 16, 2020  Monday  Closed   Open  

Gurunanak Jayanti 


November 30, 2020  Monday  Closed   Open  


December25, 2020  Friday  Closed  Closed  


The timing of the morning session begins from 10:00 Am to 5 P.M, whereas the evening session begins from 5:00 PM to 11: 30 PM/11:55 PM. The Muhurat trading timing will be notified by the exchange subsequently.  


*Disclaimer: investment in securities market are subject to market risks, read all the related documents carefully before investing

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