Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 127 USD bil in 2017 in Indonesia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 11.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Indonesia reached an all time high of 127 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.002 USD bil in 1967. When compared to Indonesia's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Australia amounted to 63.6 USD bil, 101 USD bil in Malaysia, 73.2 USD bil in Philippines and 280 USD bil in Singapore in 2017.
Indonesia has been ranked 14th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 8 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.