Changes in net reserves (BoP, current US$)
Definition: Changes in net reserves is the net change in a country's holdings of international reserves resulting from transactions on the current, capital, and financial accounts. These include changes in holdings of monetary gold, SDRs, foreign exchange assets, reserve position in the International Monetary Fund, and other claims on nonresidents that are available to the central authority. The measure is net of liabilities constituting foreign authorities' reserves, and counterpart items for valuation changes and exceptional financing items. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
Description: The map below shows how Changes in net reserves (BoP, current US$) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is Netherlands, with a value of $431,043,000,000.00. The country with the lowest value in the world is China, with a value of ($471,659,000,000.00).
Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.