Foreign Exchange Reserves, Including Gold (USD) rose 11.429815629461% to USD 425 bil in Suriname in 2017

Foreign Exchange Reserves, Including Gold (USD) (USD bil)
Economy | Suriname | December 2, 2019
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Foreign exchange reserves including gold reached 425 USD bil in 2017 in Suriname, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 11.4 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign exchange reserves including gold in Suriname reached an all time high of 1,009 USD bil in 2012 and an all time low of 0.016 USD bil in 1962. When compared to Suriname's main peers, foreign exchange reserves including gold in Brazil amounted to 373,956 USD bil, 565 USD bil in Guyana, 8,892 USD bil in Trinidad and Tobago and 9,794 USD bil in Venezuela in 2017.

Suriname has been ranked 140th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves including gold, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

FX reserves in a strict sense are "only" the foreign currency deposits and bonds held by central banks and monetary authorities.

Foreign Exchange Reserves, Including Gold (USD) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bolivia USD bil 11,995 13,924 14,429 15,129 13,050
Brazil USD bil 352,010 373,161 358,816 363,570 356,465
Colombia USD bil 31,896 36,998 43,159 46,809 46,223
Guyana USD bil 802 864 784 668 532
Peru USD bil 48,913 64,155 65,766 62,530 61,595
Puerto Rico USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Suriname USD bil 817 1,009 779 625 330
Trinidad and Tobago USD bil 10,501 9,897 10,675 11,971 10,381
Venezuela USD bil 27,935 29,469 20,275 21,455 15,625