MCX trading holidays 2024

MCX trading holidays list 2024

NCDEX and MCX were established and started commodity trading in 2003.

Forward Markets Commission monitored both MCX and NCDEX till 2016 (FMC).

The government has decided to include them under SEBI in the 2016 Union Budget.

Since then, SEBI has been responsible for two major commodities exchanges.

Below is all the information you need regarding MCX Holidays 2024.

Sr. NoNational HolidayDateDayMorning SessionEvening Session
1Republic day26-Jan-2024FridayClosedClosed
2Maha Shivaratri08- Mar- 2024FridayClosedOpen
3Holi25- Mar-2024MondayClosedOpen
4Good Friday29- Mar-2024 FridayClosedClosed
5EID AL FITR10- Apr-2024WednesdayClosedOpen
6Ram Navami17- Apr-2024WednesdayClosedOpen
7Maharashtra Day01- May-2024WednesdayClosedOpen
8Id-ul-adha(Bakrid)17- Jun-2024MondayClosedOpen
9Muharram17- Jul-2024WednesdayClosedOpen
10Independence Day15- Aug-2024ThursdayClosedClosed
11Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti02- Oct-2024WednesdayClosedClosed
12Diwali – Laxmi Pujan*01- Nov-2024FridayClosedOpen
13Gurunanak Jayanthi15- Nov-2024FridayClosedOpen

Morning Session

10: 00a.m. to 5: 00 p.m.

Evening Session

5: 00 p.m. 11: 30/11:55 p.m.

5p.m. to 9p.m./9.30 p.m.for Agricultural products with the international connections.

Trading will be notified by exchange subsequently for Muhurat timings.

About Multi-Commodity Exchange of India (MCX/NCDEX).

When it comes to commodity trading in India, MCX, or Multi Commodity Exchange and NCDEX, or National Commodity & Derivative Exchange Limited, are two of the most popular names in commodity trading.

Both of these operate similarly to stock exchanges;

However, the primary difference between the two is that they trade in commodities rather than shares and equity indices.

MCX/NCDEX Products

MCX is more known for trading metals and energy commodities, while NCDEX focuses more on agricultural commodities, its primary expertise.

Some important products are mentioned in the table.

A diverse range of 40 commodities, including metals such as gold, silver, and various bullion options, are available for exploration and investment.34 Agricultural products such as grains, oils, oil seeds, etc.

MCX/NCDEX Trading Schedule

Every day of the week, from Monday to Friday, investors in the commodity derivatives market of the exchange engage in trading activities.

This excludes Saturdays and Sundays as well as holidays declared in advance by the Exchange and communicated to the members of the Exchange.

MCX trading holidays

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