Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 0.312 USD bil in 2017 in Belize, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 17.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Belize reached an all time high of 0.487 USD bil in 2014 and an all time low of 0.005 USD bil in 1976. When compared to Belize's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Guatemala amounted to 11.5 USD bil, 4.68 USD bil in Honduras, 170 USD bil in Mexico and 112 USD bil in USA in 2017.
Belize has been ranked 143rd within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 19 places above 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.