|Rank||Country||Reserves of foreign exchange and gold (US$)|
|33||United Arab Emirates||58,040,000,512|
|76||Trinidad and Tobago||10,069,999,616|
|94||Congo, Republic of the||5,239,000,064|
|95||Bosnia and Herzegovina||5,001,999,872|
|108||Papua New Guinea||2,926,000,128|
|127||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||1,582,000,000|
|164||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||115,000,000|
|166||Micronesia, Federated States of||75,060,000|
|167||Sao Tome and Principe||46,600,000|
Definition: This entry gives the dollar value for the stock of all financial assets that are available to the central monetary authority for use in meeting a country's balance of payments needs as of the end-date of the period specified. This category includes not only foreign currency and gold, but also a country's holdings of Special Drawing Rights in the International Monetary Fund, and its reserve position in the Fund.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Reserves of foreign exchange and gold map
China adds 15.98 mt of gold to reserves in January
Platts - 2/9/2016 2:20:17 PM
The official reserve data released via the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, showed the country has continued to ... China is the world's second largest central bank purchaser of gold behind Russia, which added 208 mt of gold in 2015.
China's foreign exchange reserves plunge by USD99.5b
MENAFN - 2/9/2016 12:01:17 AM
(MENAFN) The People's Republic of China's foreign reserves ... of USD99.5b to USD3.23t in reserves, as stated by the nation's central bank, is lower than the Bloomberg survey's forecasted drop of USD120b. The East Asian country has been suffering a decline ...
Hedge-Fund Estimates China's Foreign Reserves Below Critical Level
NASDAQ - 2/10/2016 1:33:10 AM
... Foreign Exchange said China has ample foreign-exchange reserves, measured by the absolute amount and against other adequacy ratios such as imports and external debt. "It's a robust foundation for the country to withstand any external shocks," said ...
20 countries with the largest foreign exchange reserves
Rediff India Abroad - 6/20/2014 1:53:22 PM
Foreign exchange reserves include a country's gold holdings and convertible foreign currencies ... China has become one of the world's fastest-growing major economies. As of 2013, it is the world's second-largest economy by both nominal total GDP and ...
China: an excess of foreign currency reserves
The Corner - 2/10/2016 11:20:08 AM
As a result, its reserves constantly increased. And this low interest rate and highly devalued exchange rate also explain the country’s annual growth rates ... China wanted to make its foreign policy more prestigious by introducing its Remimbi amongst ...
Civilized People Should Buy Gold
Seeking Alpha - 2/10/2016 11:12:59 AM
Gold has been in a downtrend ... China has been spending its much vaunted foreign exchange reserves to try to stabilize the yuan's exchange rate while Chinese citizens and companies are moving capital out of the country. George Soros and the hedge fund ...
Year of the Monkey Could Prove Economic Balancing Act for China
Voice of America - 2/9/2016 7:53:44 AM
The year began with a sharp reduction in its foreign currency reserves ... and growth in the country’s outward foreign investment, Kennedy pointed out. “I do expect continued reductions in China’s overall foreign exchange holdings in the coming ...
Top 10 Countries By Reserves of Foreign Exchange And Gold
Jagran Josh - 9/23/2011 11:53:32 PM
This category includes not only foreign currency and gold, but also a country's holdings of Special Drawing Rights in the International Monetary Fund, and its reserve position in the Fund.
World View: Monday’s Stock Market Rout Blamed on China’s Foreign Currency Selloffs
Breitbart News - 2/9/2016 2:48:55 PM
China heavily censors art displays within China, and now is censoring art displays in other countries. AFP and Indian Express ... At $3.23 trillion, China still has the world’s biggest reserve of foreign currency holdings. But that has declined by ...
Gold imports jump 514% in H1 of fiscal year
customstoday.com.pk - 2/10/2016 7:23:55 AM
KATHMANDU: Gold import ... from other countries. Due to an increase in the import volume, the revenue collection of the government increased to Rs1.26 billion from Rs246 million in the review period. Bhisma Raj Dhungana, chief of Foreign Exchange ...
China's foreign-exchange reserves decline to $3.23 trn
wap.business-standard.com - 2/8/2016 12:05:28 PM
China's foreign-exchange reserves shrank to the smallest since 2012, indicating that the central bank sold dollars as the yuan's retreat to a five-year low exacerbated depreciation pressure. The world's largest ... China increased its gold hoard in January ...
Russia considers drastic steps to plug finances hit by tumbling oil
Webindia 123 - 2/11/2016 12:20:24 AM
The rouble rate level discussions reflect the fact that a weaker domestic currency would shore up the country's finances as every ... said it intended to keep accumulating its gold and foreign exchange reserves until they reach a "comfortable" level ...
Kazakh gross FX/gold reserves shrink by 3.15% in January
intellinews.com - 2/9/2016 8:22:22 AM
In monetary terms, gross foreign currency reserves declined by $880mn, while the NBK’s interventions in the foreign currency exchange market ... increase in global gold prices and the NBK’s policy to buy all gold produced in the country.
10 countries with largest foreign reserves
Rediff Business - 7/23/2009 11:55:04 PM
Forex reserves include a country's gold holdings ... of foreign currency allow a government to manipulate exchange rates -- to stabilise the foreign exchange rates to create a favourable economic environment. India ranks 5th in the world with a foreign ...
China's forex reserves drop smaller than expected
malaysiasun.com - 2/9/2016 8:58:10 AM
China's forex reserves remain the world's largest. The country still has abundant forex reserves and a current account surplus, making it capable of withstanding the impact of cross-border capital flows, the State Administration of Foreign Exchange said.