Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 73.2 USD bil in 2017 in Philippines, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.278 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Philippines reached an all time high of 75.7 USD bil in 2013 and an all time low of 0.027 USD bil in 1961. When compared to Philippines's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in China amounted to 3,159 USD bil, 127 USD bil in Indonesia and 49.1 USD bil in Vietnam in 2017.
Philippines has been ranked 24th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 10 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.