Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 0.965 USD bil in 2017 in Gabon, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 22.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Gabon reached an all time high of 3.00 USD bil in 2013 and an all time low of < 0.001 USD bil in 1993. When compared to Gabon's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Angola amounted to 17.5 USD bil, 3.20 USD bil in Cameroon, 0.380 USD bil in Congo and 0.046 USD bil in Equatorial Guinea in 2017.
Gabon has been ranked 120th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 2 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.