Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 12.9 USD bil in 2017 in Netherlands, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.37 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Netherlands reached an all time high of 34.5 USD bil in 1994 and an all time low of 0.362 USD bil in 1962. When compared to Netherlands's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Belgium amounted to 16.7 USD bil, 72.5 USD bil in Denmark, 59.4 USD bil in Germany and 138 USD bil in United Kingdom in 2017.
Netherlands has been ranked 59th within the group of 151 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.