Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 17.7 USD bil in 2017 in Ukraine, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 21.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Ukraine reached an all time high of 33.3 USD bil in 2010 and an all time low of 0.162 USD bil in 1993. When compared to Ukraine's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Poland amounted to 109 USD bil, 40.1 USD bil in Romania and 356 USD bil in Russia in 2017.
Ukraine has been ranked 52nd within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 20 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.