Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 280 USD bil in 2017 in Singapore, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 13.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Singapore reached an all time high of 280 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.115 USD bil in 1960. When compared to Singapore's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Indonesia amounted to 127 USD bil, 101 USD bil in Malaysia, 73.2 USD bil in Philippines and 196 USD bil in Thailand in 2017.
Singapore has been ranked 9th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold.
FX reserves in a strict sense are "only" the foreign currency deposits and bonds held by central banks and monetary authorities.