Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 386 USD bil in 2016 in Hong Kong, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 7.66 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Hong Kong reached an all time high of 386 USD bil in 2016 and an all time low of 24.6 USD bil in 1990. When compared to Hong Kong's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in China amounted to 3,030 USD bil, 246 USD bil in Singapore and 36.5 USD bil in Vietnam in 2016.
Hong Kong has been ranked 5th within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 4 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.