MCX – Revision of Trading Hours

MCX (Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd) – Revision in Trading Hours

MCX will revise its trading hours from Monday, October 8th, 2021, on account of the change in US daylight saving timings.

The revised trading hours shall be as under:

ParticularsTrade Start TimeTrade End Time
Internationally Referenceable Non-Agri Commodities09.00 AM11.55 PM
Internationally Referenceable Agri Commodities (Cotton, CPO & Kapas)09.00 AM09.00 PM
All Other Commodities09.00 AM05.00 PM

All MCX intraday positions will be squared off 25 minutes before market close.

You can read the MCX circular here.

FAQs:

What are the trading hours of MCX in November 2020?

As per the MCX circular, the MCX trading hours are revised from November 02, 2020 to March 12, 2021 (both days inclusive) on account of change in US daylight saving timings. The market will be open from: 9:00 AM to 11:55 PM for Non-Agricultural commodities. 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM for Agricultural commodities. 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM for other commodities.

What time does the MCX intraday close for Non Agri Commodities?

All MCX Intraday positions for Non-Agri commodities will be squared off 25 minutes (11.30 PM) before market close at 11.55 PM.

When will the MCX intraday positions be squared off?

All MCX intraday positions will be squared off 25 minutes before market close. You can read the MCX circular here .

What is the closing time for commodity market?

This excludes Saturdays and Sundays and holidays declared by the Exchange in advance and notified to the members of the exchange. The market timings of the commodity derivatives segment are: Normal Market Open: 09:00 hrs. Normal Market Close: 23:55 hrs

Is MCX open on Diwali?

The equity, F&O, and currency markets will remain closed on 24th October 2022, on account of Diwali-Balipratipada. MCX (Multi Commodity Exchange) Commodity markets will be closed for the first half and trading will be open only in the evening session (5:00 pm onwards)

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