Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 112 USD bil in 2017 in USA, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 5.61 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in USA reached an all time high of 139 USD bil in 2012 and an all time low of 1.16 USD bil in 1962. When compared to USA's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Canada amounted to 86.7 USD bil, 3,159 USD bil in China, 1,232 USD bil in Japan and 170 USD bil in Mexico in 2017.
USA has been ranked 16th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 5 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.