Japan Foreign Exchange Reserves

Foreign exchange reserves in Japan fell to 1,253,967 USD million in May of 2016 from 1,262,509 USD million in April. It is the smallest figure since February. In May 2015,the reserves stood at 1,245,755 USD million. Foreign Exchange Reserves in Japan averaged 283215.96 USD Million from 1957 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 1306668 USD Million in January of 2012 and a record low of 455 USD Million in September of 1957. Foreign Exchange Reserves in Japan is reported by the Ministry of Finance, Japan. In Japan, Foreign Exchange Reserves are the foreign assets held or controlled by the country central bank. The reserves are made of gold or a specific currency. They can also be special drawing rights and marketable securities denominated in foreign currencies like treasury bills, government bonds, corporate bonds and equities and foreign currency loans. This page provides the latest reported value for – Japan Foreign Exchange Reserves – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news.