The Korean economy issued its monthly consumer price index, which rose 0.2% in June, compared to the previous reading of 0.0% in May, while the actual reading came inline with analysts' expectations.

Moreover, South Korean annualized consumer price index increased to 4.4% during July, from 4.1% a year earlier, whereas the actual is better than analysts' forecasts that referred to 4.3%.

Moreover, South Korea's core consumer price index (YoY) advanced to 3.7% this year, compared to a previous 3.5% last year.