Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 46.7 USD bil in 2017 in Colombia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Colombia reached an all time high of 46.7 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.025 USD bil in 1963. When compared to Colombia's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Brazil amounted to 371 USD bil, 62.4 USD bil in Peru and 3.03 USD bil in Venezuela in 2017.
Colombia has been ranked 36th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 10 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.