Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 3.30 USD bil in 2017 in Brunei, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.668 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Brunei reached an all time high of 3.47 USD bil in 2014 and an all time low of 0.382 USD bil in 2001. When compared to Brunei's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Indonesia amounted to 127 USD bil, 101 USD bil in Malaysia, 73.2 USD bil in Philippines and 49.1 USD bil in Vietnam in 2017.
Brunei has been ranked 93rd within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 44 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.