International Holidays

Atlantic Pacific Global Logistics

International Holidays 2021

For major trading nations around the globe.
January

1st
Various European, African and Americas Countries (New Year’s Day)

6th
Italy (La Befana), Russia (Bank Holiday)

9th
Panama (Martyrs’ Day)

13th
Myanmar: Kayin New Year Day

14th
Sri Lanka (Tamil Thai Pongal Day)

18th
USA (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)

24th
Romania (Unification Day)

26th
Australia (Australia Day), India (Republic Day)

28th
Sri Lanka (Tamil Thai Pongal Day)

March

– S1st
Paraguay (Day of Heroes), Bosnia and Herzegovina (Independence Day)

3rd
Bulgaria (Liberation Day)

8th
Various Commonwealth Countries (Commonwealth Day)

11th
Various South Asia Countries (Maha Sivarathri Day)

15th
Mexico (Benito Juarez’s Birthday)

17th
Ireland (St Patrick’s Day), Bangladesh (Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birthday)

19th
Various – Spain, Portugal and  South American Countries (St. Joseph’s Day)

20th
Japan (Vernal Equinox Day)

23rd
Pakistan (Pakistan Day)

24th
Argentina (Public Holiday)

25th
Greece (Independence Day), Cyprus (Greek Independence Day)

26th
Bangladesh (Independence Day)

31st
Uruguay Bank Holiday

May

3rd
Various (May Day & Labour Day), Egypt (Sham El Nessim), Japan (Constitution Memorial Day)

4th
Japan (Greenery Day), Latvia (Declaration of Independence Day)

5th
Netherlands (Liberation Day), South Korea (Children’s Day Holiday)

7th
Bangladesh (Jumatul Bidah)

8th
Various Europe (Victory in Europe Day)

13th
Various Europe (Ascension Day)

14th
Various Asia (Eid Al Fitr)

19th
Turkey (Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day), Various (The Buddha’s Birthday)

21st
Montenegro (Independence Day)

25th
Various European, African and Caribbean Countries (Whit Monday)

25th
Argentina (May Day Revolution)

26th
Various South & South East Asia Countries (Visakha Bucha Day)

30th
Croatia (Statehood Day)

31st
United Kingdom (Spring Bank Holiday), USA (Memorial Day)

July

1st
Canada (Canada Day), Hong Kong (Region Day)

4th
USA (Independence Day)

12th
Northern Ireland (Bank Holiday)

14th
France (Bastille Day), Iraq (Republic Day)

15th
Turkey (Democracy and National Solidarity Day), Iraq (Republic Day)

20th
Various Middle East, Africa & Indian Sub-Continent (Eid al-Adha Holiday), Turkey (Kurban Bayram)

22nd
Japan (Marine Day)

26th
Thailand (Asahna Bucha Day)

28th
Peru (Independence Day), Thailand (H.M. King’s Birthday)

September

6th
Canada, USA (Labour Day)

8th
Israel (Rosh Hashanah)

16th
Papua New Guinea (Independence Day)

18th
Chile (Independence Day)

20th
China (Mid-Autumn Festival), Japan (Respect for the Aged Day), Sri Lanka (Binara Full Moon Poya)

21st
North Korea (Chuseok Day)

22nd
South Korea (Harvest Festival Day), Bulgaria (Independence Day)

23rd
Japan (Autumnal Equinox Day), Saudi Arabia (National Day)

28th
Czech Republic (St Wenceslas Day)

November

1st
Various European, African, Central & South American Countries  (All Saints Day), India (Kannada Rajyothsava Day)

3rd
Japan (Culture Day), Panama (Separation Day)

4th
Various South & South East Asian Countries (Deepavali or Diwali Holiday)

11th
Belgium (Armistice Day), Poland (Independence Day)

16th
Mexico (Revolution Day)

22nd – Lebanon (Independence Day), Argentina (Day of National Sovereignty)

25th – USA (Thanksgiving)

28th – Albania (Independence Day)

February

1st
Mexico (Constitution Day)

4th
Sri Lanka (National Day)

5th
Pakistan (Kashmir Day)

6th
New Zealand (Waitangi Day)

11th
Various Far East (Chinese New Year Eve), South Korea (Korean New Year Holiday), Vietnam (Tet Eve) Japan (National Foundation Day)

15th
Argentina (Lunes de Carnival)

16th
Serbia (Sovereignty Day of Serbia Holiday), Lithuania: Restoration of the State Day

17th
Various Caribbean & Central American Countries (Ash Wednesday)

21st
Bangladesh (Language Martyrs’ Day

24th
Estonia (Independence Day)

April

1st
Cyprus (National Day), India (Odisha Day)

2nd
Various European, African & Americas Countries (Good Friday) Argentina (Malvinas Day), Iran (Nature Day)

5th
Various European, African & Americas Countries (Easter Monday), Taiwan (Children’s Day Holiday), Various Ching Ming Festival, South Africa (Family Day)

6th
Thailand (Chakri Day)

9th
Philippines (The Day of Valour)

11th
Jordan (Centennial Holiday)

13th
Various Asian Countries (Ramadan), Sri Lanka (Sinhala and Tamil New Year Eve), Thailand (Songkran)

14th
India, Sri Lanka (Tamil New Year), Bangladesh (Bengali New Year)

17th
Myanmar (Burmese New Year)

21st
India (Ram Navami) Vietnam (Hung Kings Temple Festival)

23rd
United Kingdom (St George’s Day)

25th
Australia (Anzac Day)

26th
Sri Lanka (Bak Full Moon Poya)

27th
Netherlands (King’s Birthday), Slovenia (Resistance Day), South Africa (Freedom Day)

29th – Japan (Showa Day)

30th – Vietnam (Reunification Day)

June

2nd
Italy (Republic Day)

3rd
Various European and South American Countries (Corpus Christi), Thailand (H.M. Queens Birthday Holiday)

5th
Denmark (Constitution Day)

7th
Ireland (June Holiday), New Zealand (Queen’s Birthday)

10th
Portugal (Portugal Day), French Guiana (Abolition Day)

14th
China (Dragon Boat Festival), Russia (National Day)

16th
South Africa (Youth Day)

17th
Iceland (Independence Day)

19th
Trinidad and Tobago (Labour Day)

21st
Iceland (First Day of Summer)

24th
Various Europe (St. John’s Day)

25th
Finland & Sweden (Midsummer Eve)

28th
Ukraine (Constitution Day Holiday)

August

1st
Switzerland (National Day)

2nd
Iceland (Commerce Day), Ireland (August Bank Holiday), Scotland (Bank Holiday)

9th
Singapore (National Day)

13th
India (Patriot’s Day)

15th
South Korea (Liberation Day), India (Independence Day)

17th
Indonesia (Independence Day)

20th
Estonia (Independence Restoration Day)

21st
Philippines (Ninoy Aquino Day), Czech Republic (Day of Memory)

26th
Papua New Guinea (National Repentance Day)

30th
 – United Kingdom except Scotland (August Bank Holiday), Philippines (National Heroes Day)

October

1st
Chinese (National Day), Cyprus (Independence Day)

2nd
India (Mahatma Gandhi Birthday)

3rd
Germany (German Unity Day), South Korea (National Foundation Day)

8th
Argentina (Public Holiday)

9th
South Korea (Hangeul Day)

10th
Taiwan (National Day), Cuba (Independence Day)

11th
Macedonia (Revolution Day)

12th
Spain (Hispanic Day)

15th
Colombia (Independence of Cartagena)

22nd
Japan (Enthronement Ceremony)

23rd
Hungary (Republic Day), Thailand (Chulalongkorn Day)

25th
Ireland (October Bank Holiday), New Zealand (Labour Day)

28th
Greece (The Ochi day), Czech Republic (Independent State Day)

29th – Turkey (Republic Day)

December

1st
United Arab Emirates (Commemoration Day)

3rd
United Arab Emirates (National Day)

5th
Thailand (King Bhumibol’s Birthday)

6th
Finland (Independence day), Spain (Constitution Day)

10th
Thailand (Constitution Day)

12th
Mexico (The Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe)

16th
Bangladesh (Victory Day), South Africa (Day of Reconciliation)

18th
Qatar (National Day)

24th
Various European, African and Americas Countries (Christmas Eve)

25th
Various Countries (Christmas Day)

26th
Various European, African and Americas Countries (Boxing Day), Slovenia (Independence and Unity Day)

29th
Ireland (Bank Holiday)

30th
Philippines (Rizal Day)

31st
Various European, African and Americas Countries (New Year’s Eve)

January

1st
Various European, African and Americas Countries (New Year’s Day)

6th
Italy (La Befana), Russia (Bank Holiday)

9th
Panama (Martyrs’ Day)

13th
Myanmar: Kayin New Year Day

14th
Sri Lanka (Tamil Thai Pongal Day)

18th
USA (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)

24th
Romania (Unification Day)

26th
Australia (Australia Day), India (Republic Day)

28th
Sri Lanka (Tamil Thai Pongal Day)

February

1st
Mexico (Constitution Day)

4th
Sri Lanka (National Day)

5th
Pakistan (Kashmir Day)

6th
New Zealand (Waitangi Day)

11th
Various Far East (Chinese New Year Eve), South Korea (Korean New Year Holiday), Vietnam (Tet Eve) Japan (National Foundation Day)

15th
Argentina (Lunes de Carnival)

16th
Serbia (Sovereignty Day of Serbia Holiday), Lithuania: Restoration of the State Day

17th
Various Caribbean & Central American Countries (Ash Wednesday)

21st
Bangladesh (Language Martyrs’ Day

24th
Estonia (Independence Day)

March

– S1st
Paraguay (Day of Heroes), Bosnia and Herzegovina (Independence Day)

3rd
Bulgaria (Liberation Day)

8th
Various Commonwealth Countries (Commonwealth Day)

11th
Various South Asia Countries (Maha Sivarathri Day)

15th
Mexico (Benito Juarez’s Birthday)

17th
Ireland (St Patrick’s Day), Bangladesh (Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birthday)

19th
Various – Spain, Portugal and  South American Countries (St. Joseph’s Day)

20th
Japan (Vernal Equinox Day)

23rd
Pakistan (Pakistan Day)

24th
Argentina (Public Holiday)

25th
Greece (Independence Day), Cyprus (Greek Independence Day)

26th
Bangladesh (Independence Day)

31st
Uruguay Bank Holiday

April

1st
Cyprus (National Day), India (Odisha Day)

2nd
Various European, African & Americas Countries (Good Friday) Argentina (Malvinas Day), Iran (Nature Day)

5th
Various European, African & Americas Countries (Easter Monday), Taiwan (Children’s Day Holiday), Various Ching Ming Festival, South Africa (Family Day)

6th
Thailand (Chakri Day)

9th
Philippines (The Day of Valour)

11th
Jordan (Centennial Holiday)

13th
Various Asian Countries (Ramadan), Sri Lanka (Sinhala and Tamil New Year Eve), Thailand (Songkran)

14th
India, Sri Lanka (Tamil New Year), Bangladesh (Bengali New Year)

17th
Myanmar (Burmese New Year)

21st
India (Ram Navami) Vietnam (Hung Kings Temple Festival)

23rd
United Kingdom (St George’s Day)

25th
Australia (Anzac Day)

26th
Sri Lanka (Bak Full Moon Poya)

27th
Netherlands (King’s Birthday), Slovenia (Resistance Day), South Africa (Freedom Day)

29th – Japan (Showa Day)

30th – Vietnam (Reunification Day)

May

3rd
Various (May Day & Labour Day), Egypt (Sham El Nessim), Japan (Constitution Memorial Day)

4th
Japan (Greenery Day), Latvia (Declaration of Independence Day)

5th
Netherlands (Liberation Day), South Korea (Children’s Day Holiday)

7th
Bangladesh (Jumatul Bidah)

8th
Various Europe (Victory in Europe Day)

13th
Various Europe (Ascension Day)

14th
Various Asia (Eid Al Fitr)

19th
Turkey (Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day), Various (The Buddha’s Birthday)

21st
Montenegro (Independence Day)

25th
Various European, African and Caribbean Countries (Whit Monday)

25th
Argentina (May Day Revolution)

26th
Various South & South East Asia Countries (Visakha Bucha Day)

30th
Croatia (Statehood Day)

31st
United Kingdom (Spring Bank Holiday), USA (Memorial Day)

June

2nd
Italy (Republic Day)

3rd
Various European and South American Countries (Corpus Christi), Thailand (H.M. Queens Birthday Holiday)

5th
Denmark (Constitution Day)

7th
Ireland (June Holiday), New Zealand (Queen’s Birthday)

10th
Portugal (Portugal Day), French Guiana (Abolition Day)

14th
China (Dragon Boat Festival), Russia (National Day)

16th
South Africa (Youth Day)

17th
Iceland (Independence Day)

19th
Trinidad and Tobago (Labour Day)

21st
Iceland (First Day of Summer)

24th
Various Europe (St. John’s Day)

25th
Finland & Sweden (Midsummer Eve)

28th
Ukraine (Constitution Day Holiday)

July

1st
Canada (Canada Day), Hong Kong (Region Day)

4th
USA (Independence Day)

12th
Northern Ireland (Bank Holiday)

14th
France (Bastille Day), Iraq (Republic Day)

15th
Turkey (Democracy and National Solidarity Day), Iraq (Republic Day)

20th
Various Middle East, Africa & Indian Sub-Continent (Eid al-Adha Holiday), Turkey (Kurban Bayram)

22nd
Japan (Marine Day)

26th
Thailand (Asahna Bucha Day)

28th
Peru (Independence Day), Thailand (H.M. King’s Birthday)

August

1st
Switzerland (National Day)

2nd
Iceland (Commerce Day), Ireland (August Bank Holiday), Scotland (Bank Holiday)

9th
Singapore (National Day)

13th
India (Patriot’s Day)

15th
South Korea (Liberation Day), India (Independence Day)

17th
Indonesia (Independence Day)

20th
Estonia (Independence Restoration Day)

21st
Philippines (Ninoy Aquino Day), Czech Republic (Day of Memory)

26th
Papua New Guinea (National Repentance Day)

30th
 – United Kingdom except Scotland (August Bank Holiday), Philippines (National Heroes Day)

September

6th
Canada, USA (Labour Day)

8th
Israel (Rosh Hashanah)

16th
Papua New Guinea (Independence Day)

18th
Chile (Independence Day)

20th
China (Mid-Autumn Festival), Japan (Respect for the Aged Day), Sri Lanka (Binara Full Moon Poya)

21st
North Korea (Chuseok Day)

22nd
South Korea (Harvest Festival Day), Bulgaria (Independence Day)

23rd
Japan (Autumnal Equinox Day), Saudi Arabia (National Day)

28th
Czech Republic (St Wenceslas Day)

October

1st
Chinese (National Day), Cyprus (Independence Day)

2nd
India (Mahatma Gandhi Birthday)

3rd
Germany (German Unity Day), South Korea (National Foundation Day)

8th
Argentina (Public Holiday)

9th
South Korea (Hangeul Day)

10th
Taiwan (National Day), Cuba (Independence Day)

11th
Macedonia (Revolution Day)

12th
Spain (Hispanic Day)

15th
Colombia (Independence of Cartagena)

22nd
Japan (Enthronement Ceremony)

23rd
Hungary (Republic Day), Thailand (Chulalongkorn Day)

25th
Ireland (October Bank Holiday), New Zealand (Labour Day)

28th
Greece (The Ochi day), Czech Republic (Independent State Day)

29th – Turkey (Republic Day)

November

1st
Various European, African, Central & South American Countries  (All Saints Day), India (Kannada Rajyothsava Day)

3rd
Japan (Culture Day), Panama (Separation Day)

4th
Various South & South East Asian Countries (Deepavali or Diwali Holiday)

11th
Belgium (Armistice Day), Poland (Independence Day)

16th
Mexico (Revolution Day)

22nd – Lebanon (Independence Day), Argentina (Day of National Sovereignty)

25th – USA (Thanksgiving)

28th – Albania (Independence Day)

December

1st
United Arab Emirates (Commemoration Day)

3rd
United Arab Emirates (National Day)

5th
Thailand (King Bhumibol’s Birthday)

6th
Finland (Independence day), Spain (Constitution Day)

10th
Thailand (Constitution Day)

12th
Mexico (The Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe)

16th
Bangladesh (Victory Day), South Africa (Day of Reconciliation)

18th
Qatar (National Day)

24th
Various European, African and Americas Countries (Christmas Eve)

25th
Various Countries (Christmas Day)

26th
Various European, African and Americas Countries (Boxing Day), Slovenia (Independence and Unity Day)

29th
Ireland (Bank Holiday)

30th
Philippines (Rizal Day)

31st
Various European, African and Americas Countries (New Year’s Eve)