Foreign exchange reserves, billion currency units
| Latest value
||billion U.S. Dollar
||Central Bank of Malaysia
For that indicator, we provide data for Malaysia from January 1960 to August 2022. The average value for Malaysia during that period was 37.43 billion U.S. Dollar with a minimum of 0 billion U.S. Dollar in May 1965 and a maximum of 141.43 billion U.S. Dollar in May 2013.
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Measure: billion U.S. Dollar
Source: Central Bank of Malaysia
Definition: Foreign exchange reserves consist of foreign currency, deposits denominated in foreign
currency, Monetary Gold, Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) and Reserve position in the
International Monetary Fund (IMF). Foreign exchange reserves are held by monetary authorities
to finance trade imbalances, check the impact of foreign exchange fluctuations and address
other issues under the purview of the central bank.