The South Korean economy released the Industrial Production Index for the month of August, where the reading showed a drop of 1.9% compare to the previous reading of - 0.4% which revised to - 0.3%, while the expectations refer to -0.3%.

The annual Industrial Production advanced by 4.8% higher than the expected reading of 6.1%, as for the previous reading it revised to 4.0% from 4.8%.

On the other hand, the annual Leading Index for August came at 2.0% the same as the previous reading.