On June 6th, warehousing and shipping are temporarily closed.
Hyunchoongil, also known as Memorial Day or Remembrance Day, is a national holiday in South Korea. It is observed on June 6th each year to honor and remember the men and women who sacrificed their lives for the country's independence and freedom.
Hyunchoongil has a significant historical background and serves as a solemn reminder of the Korean War (1950-1953) and other conflicts in which South Korea has been involved. It is a time for reflection and gratitude for the sacrifices made by those who fought for the nation.
On this day, various commemorative events and ceremonies take place throughout the country. People visit cemeteries and memorials to pay their respects to the fallen soldiers. The South Korean flag is flown at half-mast, and a nationwide moment of silence is observed at 10 a.m. to honor the fallen heroes.
Hyunchoongil holds a deep meaning for Koreans, as it symbolizes the value of freedom, patriotism, and remembrance. It serves as a reminder of the importance of peace and the ongoing commitment to protect and defend the nation.