Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 0.046 USD bil in 2017 in Equatorial Guinea, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 27.0 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Equatorial Guinea reached an all time high of 4.57 USD bil in 2013 and an all time low of < 0.001 USD bil in 1995. When compared to Equatorial Guinea's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Cameroon amounted to 3.20 USD bil, 0.380 USD bil in Congo, 0.965 USD bil in Gabon and 39.6 USD bil in Nigeria in 2017.
Equatorial Guinea has been ranked 150th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 66 places behind 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.