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What are the market timings?

The market timings are as follows:


Pre-market 9:00 AM to 9:15 AM
Normal trading 9:15 AM to 3:30 PM
Post-market 3:40 PM to 4:00 PM

All new IPOs are listed on the exchange at 10:00 AM. The pre-open session for IPOs on listing day, when the buy and sell orders are collected to help reduce the volatility and improve price discovery, is from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Visit to learn more about pre and post-market sessions.


  • 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM


  • Internationally referenceable non-agri commodities:
9:00 AM to 11:30 PM March to November
9:00 AM to 11:55 PM November to March

Internationally referenceable non-agri commodities are as follows:

Base Metal Aluminium, copper, lead, nickel, zinc and MCX Metldex
Bullion Gold, gold mini, gold guinea, gold petal, silver, silver mini, silver micro and MCX Bulldex
Energy Crude oil, natural gas and MCX Enrgdex
  • Internationally referenceable agri commodities (Cotton, CPO and KAPAS) - 09:00 AM to 09:00 PM
  • All Other agri commodities (Cardamom, menthaoil and rubber) - 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

The markets are closed on trading holidays. Visit to see the market holiday calendar for 2022.