Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 9.89 USD bil in 2017 in Austria, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 23.5 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Austria reached an all time high of 22.9 USD bil in 1996 and an all time low of 0.423 USD bil in 1960. When compared to Austria's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Germany amounted to 59.4 USD bil, 27.9 USD bil in Hungary, 48.9 USD bil in Italy and 768 USD bil in Switzerland in 2017.
Austria has been ranked 64th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 3 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.