Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 6.85 USD bil in 2017 in Dominican Republic, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 12 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Dominican Republic reached an all time high of 6.85 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.006 USD bil in 1961. When compared to Dominican Republic's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Jamaica amounted to 3.78 USD bil, 170 USD bil in Mexico and 112 USD bil in USA in 2017.
Dominican Republic has been ranked 75th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 15 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.