The South Korean economy released its annualized service industry output index for the year ended November, which released with an actual reading 3.6%, compared with a previous 3.0% a year earlier. South Korean industrial production MFG for the 12 months ended November retreated to 10.6% compared with a pervious of 13.6%.

South Korean industrial production rose 1.4% in November, compared with a pervious drop 4.2, while analyst's forecasts referred to 2.1%. Also South Korean Industrial Production (YoY) for the year ended November came at 10.4%, from 13.5% a year earlier, while the actual reading came less than expectations estimates 11.0%.

Korean leading index retreated to 2.6% in November, compared with a previous reading of 3.4% in October.