Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 0.563 USD bil in 2017 in Swaziland, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.212 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Swaziland reached an all time high of 0.959 USD bil in 2009 and an all time low of 0.013 USD bil in 1974. When compared to Swaziland's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Botswana amounted to 7.49 USD bil, 0.658 USD bil in Lesotho, 3.18 USD bil in Mozambique and 45.5 USD bil in South Africa in 2017.
Swaziland has been ranked 133rd within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 1 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.