Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 14.0 USD bil in 2016 in Jordan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 7.54 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Jordan reached an all time high of 15.3 USD bil in 2014 and an all time low of 0.046 USD bil in 1960. When compared to Jordan's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Iraq amounted to 42.0 USD bil, 95.4 USD bil in Israel and 535 USD bil in Saudi Arabia in 2016.
Jordan has been ranked 60th within the group of 156 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.