Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 62.4 USD bil in 2017 in Peru, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.06 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Peru reached an all time high of 64.4 USD bil in 2013 and an all time low of 0.034 USD bil in 1960. When compared to Peru's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Bolivia amounted to 8.47 USD bil, 371 USD bil in Brazil, 39.0 USD bil in Chile and 46.7 USD bil in Colombia in 2017.
Peru has been ranked 28th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 12 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.