Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 18.8 USD bil in 2017 in Croatia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 32.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Croatia reached an all time high of 18.8 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.167 USD bil in 1992. When compared to Croatia's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Bosnia and Herzegovina amounted to 6.35 USD bil, 1.08 USD bil in Montenegro, 11.1 USD bil in Serbia and 0.758 USD bil in Slovenia in 2017.
Croatia has been ranked 50th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 6 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.