The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index(KOSPI) on Tuesday climbed nine-point-81 points, or point-41 percent, closing the day at two-thousand-395-point-19. 

The tech-heavy KOSDAQ slipped 13-point-85 points, or one-point-64 percent. It closed the day at 829-point-39. 

On the foreign exchange, the local currency strengthened point-one won against the dollar, ending the session at one-thousand-84-point-five won.