Bahrain Foreign Exchange Reserves

1965 - 2020 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Bahrain Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 1.9 USD bn in Dec 2020, compared with 2.0 USD bn in the previous month. Bahrain Foreign Exchange Reserves: USD mn data is updated monthly, available from Oct 1965 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 6.0 USD bn in Nov 2014 and a record low of 12.4 USD mn in Sep 1966. The International Monetary Fund provides monthly Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD.

In the latest reports, Bahrain's Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 1.6 Months of Import in Dec 2020. Its Money Supply M2 increased 4.3 % YoY in Jan 2021. Bahrain Domestic Credit reached 45.4 USD bn in Jan 2021, representing an increased of 13.2 % YoY. The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 5.5 % in Mar 2018, compared with the ratio of 5.7 % in the previous half a year.

View Bahrain's Foreign Exchange Reserves from Oct 1965 to Dec 2020 in the chart:

Bahrain Foreign Exchange Reserves

What was Bahrain's Foreign Exchange Reserves in Dec 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
1,946.8 Dec 2020 1,959.0 Nov 2020 12.4 Sep 1966 5,961.7 Nov 2014 USD mn monthly Oct 1965 - Dec 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 4,239.5 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Jan 2021
Algeria (USD mn) 45,521.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1968 - Jan 2021
Argentina (USD mn) 34,626.6 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Feb 2021
Armenia (USD mn) 2,394.0 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Jan 2021
Australia (USD mn) 33,233.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1969 - Feb 2021
Austria (USD mn) 8,988.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2021
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 7,533.1 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1992 - Jan 2021
Bahrain (USD mn) 1,946.8 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 1965 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) 41,949.3 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1972 - Feb 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 3,692.0 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Mar 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 10,600.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Bolivia (USD mn) 2,144.2 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 8,306.0 Feb 2021 monthly Aug 1997 - Feb 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 5,283.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1992 - Nov 2020
Brazil (USD mn) 343,516.0 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 2000 - Feb 2021
Brunei (USD mn) 3,357.2 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (USD mn) 30,033.3 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 2003 - Feb 2021
Cambodia (USD mn) 18,369.2 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Feb 2021
Canada (USD mn) 75,673.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Jan 2021
Chile (USD mn) 38,197.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Feb 2021
China (USD mn) 3,170,029.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Mar 2021
Colombia (USD mn) 56,573.8 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Feb 2021
Croatia (USD mn) 23,504.4 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1992 - Jan 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) 171.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 163,809.2 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Feb 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 65,137.2 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
Ecuador (USD mn) 4,037.8 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Egypt (USD mn) 34,264.6 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Mar 2021
Estonia (USD mn) 1,931.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
European Union (USD mn) 312,872.5 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Feb 2021
Finland (USD mn) 7,928.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
France (USD mn) 53,991.2 Feb 2021 monthly Feb 2004 - Feb 2021
Georgia (USD mn) 3,866.8 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 1995 - Feb 2021
Germany (USD mn) 37,657.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Feb 2021
Ghana (USD mn) 7,381.5 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1965 - Oct 2020
Greece (USD mn) 3,622.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 493,020.0 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Jan 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 38,013.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Iceland (USD mn) 5,876.5 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 2000 - Jan 2021
India (USD mn) 542,157.0 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 1989 - Dec 2020
Indonesia (USD mn) 130,146.3 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Mar 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 5,171.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2021
Israel (USD mn) 183,502.0 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2021
Italy (USD mn) 46,932.1 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Feb 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 3.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1962 - Dec 2020
Japan (USD mn) 1,288,353.0 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Mar 2021
Jordan (USD mn) 12,321.2 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 1958 - Jan 2020
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 11,611.9 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Feb 2021
Kenya (USD mn) 8,297.3 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
South Korea (USD mn) 433,222.6 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) 1,015.2 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 2007 - Feb 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) 45,495.3 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1964 - Dec 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 1,378.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Mar 2021
Laos (USD mn) 1,319.2 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1988 - Dec 2020
Latvia (USD mn) 4,782.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Feb 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) 43,770.9 Sep 2020 monthly Jun 1990 - Sep 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) 4,582.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jun 1993 - Feb 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) 258.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 24,474.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1984 - Jan 2021
North Macedonia (USD mn) 3,598.0 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Feb 2021
Malawi (USD mn) 565.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1965 - Dec 2020
Malaysia (USD mn) 103,900.0 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Mar 2021
Malta (USD mn) 756.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Feb 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) 6,462.5 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 1960 - Feb 2021
Mexico (USD mn) 188,426.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 3,708.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Mongolia (USD mn) 4,003.6 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1992 - Feb 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) 2,044.7 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Jan 2021
Morocco (USD mn) 32,161.6 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2021
Mozambique (USD mn) 3,735.4 Sep 2020 monthly Mar 1984 - Sep 2020
Myanmar (USD mn) 7,224.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1950 - Dec 2020
Nepal (USD mn) 11,278.3 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
Netherlands (USD mn) 6,500.0 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Feb 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 11,385.7 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 2005 - Feb 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) 36,303.1 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Jan 2021
Norway (USD mn) 73,716.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2021
Oman (USD mn) 17,826.0 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1970 - Jan 2021
Pakistan (USD mn) 14,385.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1959 - Feb 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 602.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
Panama (USD mn) 9,722.2 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 1969 - Feb 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 8,922.2 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Feb 2021
Peru (USD mn) 74,631.0 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Feb 2021
Philippines (USD mn) 97,865.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Feb 2021
Poland (USD mn) 148,619.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Portugal (USD mn) 3,847.7 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Feb 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 37,151.8 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1966 - Feb 2021
Romania (USD mn) 40,528.9 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2005 - Mar 2021
Russia (USD mn) 441,370.0 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1996 - Jan 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 428,841.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Serbia (USD mn) 14,219.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Feb 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 379,676.2 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Feb 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) 6,896.2 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Feb 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) 628.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 44,166.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Spain (USD mn) 55,885.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1987 - Feb 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 3,618.2 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Sudan (USD mn) 0.0 Dec 2017 monthly Jul 1960 - Dec 2017
Sweden (USD mn) 45,746.0 Jan 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Jan 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 1,009,526.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Feb 2021
Syria (USD mn) 16,221.1 Jun 2011 monthly Dec 1950 - Jun 2011

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.0 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,850.646 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 761.088 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 2.1 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
National Government Debt (USD mn) 35,804.5 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2001 - Feb 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 98.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BHD bn) 4.887 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BHD bn) 26.615 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (BHD bn) 2.914 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Government Budget: Net Surplus or Deficit (BHD mn) -695.966 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Government Budget: Revenue: Non Oil: Taxation and Fees (BHD mn) 286.169 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
Domestic Public Debt Instruments: Outstanding (BHD mn) 13,465.400 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2001 - Feb 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.585 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -127.1 2020 yearly 1966 - 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,558.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -20.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2019 - Dec 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 3,508,843.534 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,584.395 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 952.120 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 3,578.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -21.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2019 - Dec 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 126,221.920 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 38,700.526 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 44.727 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 56.908 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 46.612 Nov 2020 monthly Nov 1994 - Nov 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 140.735 Sep 2019 monthly Jan 1989 - Sep 2019
Exports (BHD mn) 1,338.400 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2020
Imports (BHD mn) 1,307.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2020
Exports: Annual: Re-Exports (BHD mn) 109.900 2007 yearly 1991 - 2007
Energy Exports: Volume: Petroleum Products (Barrel th) 6,836.000 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 1990 - Dec 2018
BH: Export Volume Index (2000=100) 133.571 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
BH: Import Volume Index (2000=100) 178.036 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
BH: Export Value Index (2000=100) 294.754 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BH: Import Value Index (2000=100) 278.315 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -205.0 2020 yearly 1975 - 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -713.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -7.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 294.9 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 2,504.780 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 28.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.363 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 26,197.814 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
BH: BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 2,418.351 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -4,977.128 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 4,494.415 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) 795.213 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Equity (USD mn) 981.915 2011 yearly 1975 - 2011
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -1,504.255 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 795.213 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,403.989 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 111.170 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) -1,504.255 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 1,515.160 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn) 32,515.691 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment (USD mn) 2,775.798 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn) -2,201.330 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) 3,845.745 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BoP: CF: Financial Account (BHD mn) 1,175.100 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (BHD mn) -1,220.000 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (BHD mn) -3,423.100 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (BHD mn) 4,205.000 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services (BHD mn) 781.900 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (BHD mn) -1,029.500 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Workers' Remittances (BHD mn) -1,029.500 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (BHD mn) 946.400 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (BHD mn) -1,871.000 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (BHD mn) -924.600 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Reserve Assets: Net (BHD mn) 547.800 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net (BHD mn) -378.000 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 1,289.500 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment (BHD mn) 188.000 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: CF: Capital Account (BHD mn) 293.100 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net (BHD mn) 817.300 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -472.200 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods (BHD mn) -47.800 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -420.900 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 42.900 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
BoP: Errors and Omissions (BHD mn) -248.200 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
International Investment Position (IIP) (BHD mn) 9,852.500 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
IIP: Assets (BHD mn) 50,541.700 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
IIP: Liabilities (BHD mn) 40,689.200 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
No of Registrations: New Enterprises (Unit) 12,841.000 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.5 Mar 2018 semiannually Mar 2013 - Mar 2018
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 7,880.483 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1974 - Feb 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 34,431.146 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1974 - Feb 2021
M2 Growth (%) 5.9 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1975 - Feb 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 5.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 1,946.8 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 1965 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 5.638 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 1.6 2020 yearly 1966 - 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 6.649 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1966 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 45,816.194 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) -0.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 45,296.1 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 1991 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.7 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 1992 - Feb 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 27,690.311 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.22 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 72.90 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency Outside Banks (BHD mn) 535.600 Nov 2018 monthly Jan 1989 - Nov 2018
Official Reserves (BHD mn) 1,708.300 Sep 2015 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2015
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: Non Bank Residents (NR) (BHD mn) 10,196.700 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Personal (BHD mn) 4,596.700 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Business (BHD mn) 5,303.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020

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