Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 0.624 USD bil in 2015 in Mali, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 27.5 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Mali reached an all time high of 1.60 USD bil in 2009 and an all time low of < 0.001 USD bil in 1966. When compared to Mali's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Algeria amounted to 145 USD bil, 0.260 USD bil in Burkina Faso, 0.810 USD bil in Mauritania and 1.04 USD bil in Niger in 2015.
Mali has been ranked 138th within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 25 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.