Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 371 USD bil in 2017 in Brazil, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.38 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Brazil reached an all time high of 371 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.060 USD bil in 1962. When compared to Brazil's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Bolivia amounted to 8.47 USD bil, 62.4 USD bil in Peru and 3.03 USD bil in Venezuela in 2017.
Brazil has been ranked 7th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 1 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.