Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 39.0 USD bil in 2017 in Chile, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.74 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Chile reached an all time high of 41.9 USD bil in 2011 and an all time low of 0.026 USD bil in 1961. When compared to Chile's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Argentina amounted to 53.0 USD bil, 8.47 USD bil in Bolivia, 7.54 USD bil in Paraguay and 16.0 USD bil in Uruguay in 2017.
Chile has been ranked 42nd within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 8 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.