Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 0.545 USD bil in 2017 in Seychelles, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.15 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Seychelles reached an all time high of 0.545 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.004 USD bil in 1973. When compared to Seychelles's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Comoros amounted to 0.207 USD bil, 1.60 USD bil in Madagascar, 0.597 USD bil in Maldives and 5.47 USD bil in Mauritius in 2017.
Seychelles has been ranked 135th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 30 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.