Trading Holidays 2021 – MCX, NSE And BSE. The list of trading holidays for the calendar year 2021 has been announced by BSE. Here’s a one-page list of all trading holidays for NSE & BSE.
|Sr.No||Holidays||Date||Day||Morning Session||Evening Session*|
|1||Republic Day||January 26, 2021||Tuesday||Closed||Closed|
|2||Mahashivratri||March 11, 2021||Thursday||Closed||Open|
|3||Holi||March 29, 2021||Monday||Closed||Open|
|4||Good Friday||April 02, 2021||Friday||Closed||Closed|
|5||Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti||April 14, 2021||Wednesday||Closed||Closed|
|6||Ram Navami||April 21, 2021||Wednesday||Closed||Closed|
|7||Mahavir Jayanti||April 25, 2021||Sunday||Closed||Closed|
|8||Maharashtra Day||May 01, 2021||Saturday||Closed||Closed|
|9||Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan Id)||May 13, 2021||Thursday||Closed||Closed|
|10||Bakri Id||July 21, 2021||Wednesday||Closed||Open|
|11||Independence Day||August 15, 2021||Sunday||Closed||Closed|
|12||Muharram||August 19, 2021||Thursday||Closed||Open|
|13||Ganesh Chaturthi||September 10, 2021||Friday||Closed||Closed|
|14||Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti||October 02, 2021||Friday||Closed||Closed|
|15||Dussehra||October 15, 2021||Friday||Closed||Open|
|16||Diwali* Laxmi Puja||November 04, 2021||Thursday||Closed||Open|
|17||Diwali Balipratipada||November 05, 2021||Friday||Closed||Open|
|18||Gurunanak Jayanti||November 19, 2021||Friday||Closed||Open|
|19||Christmas||December 25, 2021||Sunday||Closed||Closed|
- 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM for Internationally linked agricultural commodities.
- Timings for the Muhurat trading shall be notified by the Exchange subsequently.
Timings for trading agricultural commodities on MCX
Agricultural commodities can be traded between 10:00 am and 5:00 pm on all working days (Monday to Friday).
Non-agricultural commodities can be traded between 10:00 am and 11:30 pm during summer and 11:55 during winter.
Multi-Commodity Exchange, abbreviated as MCX, functions five days a week (Monday-Friday). Like BSE and NSE, even MCX does not remain open on all Saturdays. While morning sessions are held between 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., evening sessions occur between 5:00 p.m. to 11:55 p.m. The exchange revises its evening trading session twice a year in sync with the US daylight savings time. During summer, evening session closes at 11:30 p.m. and during winter, it closes at 11:55 p.m.
MCX has announced the list of MCX trading holidays in 2020. The list includes certain regional public holidays and the national holidays. Both morning and evening sessions remain closed on the national holidays. As MCX is based in Mumbai, India, Maharashtra Day is an MCX holiday. The following list is useful to you if you are a trader of agricultural and non-agricultural commodities.