Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 0.695 USD bil in 2017 in Dem. Republic of the Congo, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.8 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Dem. Republic of the Congo reached an all time high of 1.68 USD bil in 2013 and an all time low of 0.011 USD bil in 1961. When compared to Dem. Republic of the Congo's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Angola amounted to 17.5 USD bil, 0.363 USD bil in Central African Republic, 0.380 USD bil in Congo and 2.08 USD bil in Zambia in 2017.
Dem. Republic of the Congo has been ranked 128th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 25 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.