Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 95.1 USD bil in 2017 in United Arab Emirates, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 11.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in United Arab Emirates reached an all time high of 95.1 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.092 USD bil in 1973. When compared to United Arab Emirates's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Bahrain amounted to 2.63 USD bil, 16.1 USD bil in Oman, 13.8 USD bil in Qatar and 496 USD bil in Saudi Arabia in 2017.
United Arab Emirates has been ranked 20th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 4 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.