Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 2.30 USD bil in 2017 in Slovakia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 34.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Slovakia reached an all time high of 18.0 USD bil in 2007 and an all time low of 0.416 USD bil in 1993. When compared to Slovakia's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Austria amounted to 9.89 USD bil, 148 USD bil in Czech Republic, 27.9 USD bil in Hungary and 109 USD bil in Poland in 2017.
Slovakia has been ranked 109th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 62 places behind 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.