Poland: Reserves

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 Poland

Foreign exchange reserves including gold, billion USD

 Latest value 166.66
 Year 2022
 Measure billion U.S. dollars
 Data availability 1979 - 2022
 Average 52.64
 Min - Max 0.57 - 166.66
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Poland from 1979 to 2022. The average value for Poland during that period was 52.64 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 0.57 billion U.S. dollars in 1980 and a maximum of 166.66 billion U.S. dollars in 2022. The latest value from 2022 is 166.66 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 146 countries is 95.37 billion U.S. dollars. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Poland - Reserves - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Poland - Reserves - historical chart - 1979-2022




The reserves of Poland and other countries include their holdings of foreign currencies and gold. These are the reserves of the central bank and the treasury of the country, not the private sector.

When countries export products or attract investment from other countries, they receive foreign currencies. They use some of these currencies to buy imports and to invest in other countries. The rest is held in reserves and some of the reserves may be converted to gold.
Definition: Total reserves comprise holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. The gold component of these reserves is valued at year-end (December 31) London prices. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

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 Current account, in dollars 12.69 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Trade balance, percent of GDP 1.44 2022 percent
 Trade balance, in dollars 49.56 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Reserves 166.66 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Remittances, percent of GDP 0.94 2022 percent
 Remittances 6,435.00 2022 million U.S. dollars
 Net errors and omissions -3,983.00 2023 million USD
 Foreign exchange reserves 786.64 9/2023 billion
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