USA: Foreign exchange reserves

(measure: billion currency units, source: The Federal Reserve Bank)
Foreign exchange reserves, billion currency units in the USA, December, 2017: Data for that indicator for the USA are available from November 2008 to December 2017. During that period, the average value for the USA was 129.52 billion currency units with a high of 153.08 billion currency units in September 2012 and a low of 73.2 billion currency units in February 2009. The source of the data for this indicator for the USA is: The Federal Reserve Bank. Click on the following link to see the values of Foreign exchange reserves, billion currency units around the world.
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Measure: billion currency units
Source: The Federal Reserve Bank
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.