Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves

1972 - 2022 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves

  • Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 35.3 USD bn in Aug 2022, compared with 35.9 USD bn in the previous month
  • Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves: USD mn data is updated monthly, available from Dec 1972 to Aug 2022
  • The data reached an all-time high of 44.6 USD bn in Aug 2021 and a record low of 42.5 USD mn in Aug 1974

CEIC calculates monthly Foreign Exchange Reserves from monthly Foreign Exchange Reserves and converts it into USD. Foreign Exchange Reserves is calculated as the sum of Foreign Currency Reserves and Other Reserve Assets. Bangladesh Bank provides Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD. Foreign Exchange Reserves prior to January 2016 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.


Further information about Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves
  • In the latest reports, Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 5.0 Months of Import in Jul 2022.
  • Its Money Supply M2 increased 180.4 USD bn YoY in Jul 2022.
  • Bangladesh Domestic Credit reached 176.6 USD bn in Jul 2022, representing an increased of 15.6 % YoY.
  • The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 8.5 % in Mar 2022, compared with the ratio of 7.9 % in the previous quarter.

View Bangladesh's Foreign Exchange Reserves from Dec 1972 to Aug 2022 in the chart:

Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves

What was Bangladesh's Foreign Exchange Reserves in Aug 2022?

Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 35.3 USD bn in Aug 2022, compared with 35.9 USD bn in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
35,271.9 Aug 2022 35,872.5 Jul 2022 42.5 Aug 1974 44,622.0 Aug 2021 USD mn monthly Dec 1972 - Aug 2022

Foreign Exchange Reserves by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 4,623.6 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - Jul 2022
Algeria (USD mn) 46,461.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1968 - Jul 2022
Argentina (USD mn) 32,375.6 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2022
Armenia (USD mn) 3,521.8 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - Jul 2022
Australia (USD mn) 35,734.6 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 1969 - Aug 2022
Austria (USD mn) 8,470.7 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 8,037.7 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1992 - Jul 2022
Bahrain (USD mn) 3,341.0 Apr 2022 monthly Oct 1965 - Apr 2022
Bangladesh (USD mn) 35,271.9 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1972 - Aug 2022
Belarus (USD mn) 2,998.8 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Jun 2022
Belgium (USD mn) 10,900.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) 1,311.9 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 8,322.1 Jul 2022 monthly Aug 1997 - Jul 2022
Botswana (USD mn) 5,165.9 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Apr 2021
Brazil (USD mn) 310,102.3 Aug 2022 monthly Nov 2000 - Aug 2022
Brunei (USD mn) 3,181.1 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Oct 2021
Bulgaria (USD mn) 29,937.7 Aug 2022 monthly Sep 2003 - Aug 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) 16,203.0 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - Jun 2022
Canada (USD mn) 80,964.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 1999 - Aug 2022
Chile (USD mn) 40,423.4 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Aug 2022
China (USD mn) 3,054,881.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - Aug 2022
Colombia (USD mn) 52,499.7 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Jul 2022
Croatia (USD mn) 24,688.5 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1992 - Aug 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) 182.9 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Aug 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) 137,726.2 Aug 2022 monthly Mar 2000 - Aug 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 62,840.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) 7,099.9 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Aug 2022
Egypt (USD mn) 24,004.7 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Aug 2022
Estonia (USD mn) 1,607.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Aug 2022
European Union (USD mn) 308,311.6 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Jul 2022
Finland (USD mn) 7,553.8 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2022
France (USD mn) 52,205.2 Aug 2022 monthly Feb 2004 - Aug 2022
Georgia (USD mn) 3,799.1 Aug 2022 monthly Oct 1995 - Aug 2022
Germany (USD mn) 36,687.9 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Aug 2022
Ghana (USD mn) 5,867.6 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1965 - Jun 2022
Greece (USD mn) 2,986.3 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 441,712.0 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 2000 - Jul 2022
Hungary (USD mn) 28,409.6 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Aug 2022
Iceland (USD mn) 5,715.5 Jul 2022 monthly Oct 2000 - Jul 2022
India (USD mn) 498,087.0 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 1989 - Aug 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 119,557.1 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 2000 - Aug 2022
Ireland (USD mn) 5,546.2 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Israel (USD mn) 187,823.6 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Aug 2022
Italy (USD mn) 47,408.6 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Aug 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 0.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1962 - Jul 2022
Japan (USD mn) 1,176,896.0 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 2000 - Aug 2022
Jordan (USD mn) 12,990.1 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1958 - Jun 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 9,595.4 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Jul 2022
Kenya (USD mn) 8,787.7 May 2022 monthly Dec 2000 - May 2022
South Korea (USD mn) 412,848.8 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Aug 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) 1,152.1 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2000 - Jul 2022
Kuwait (USD mn) 41,676.7 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Jul 2022
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 1,586.8 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 1995 - Aug 2022
Laos (USD mn) 1,290.1 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1988 - Mar 2022
Latvia (USD mn) 3,815.6 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Aug 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) 16,927.5 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1990 - Mar 2022
Lithuania (USD mn) 4,291.3 Jul 2022 monthly Jun 1993 - Jul 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) 190.2 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 26,335.5 Aug 2022 monthly Jun 1984 - Aug 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) 2,926.4 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - Aug 2022
Malawi (USD mn) 413.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jun 1965 - Oct 2021
Malaysia (USD mn) 98,900.0 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 2000 - Aug 2022
Malta (USD mn) 732.2 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Aug 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) 5,955.7 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 1960 - Jul 2022
Mexico (USD mn) 177,581.7 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Moldova (USD mn) 4,181.9 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2022
Mongolia (USD mn) 2,563.9 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1992 - Jun 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) 1,661.8 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Jul 2022
Morocco (USD mn) 28,713.2 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Jul 2022
Mozambique (USD mn) 3,009.6 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 1984 - Jun 2022
Myanmar (USD mn) 7,704.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1950 - Mar 2021
Nepal (USD mn) 8,284.8 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Netherlands (USD mn) 5,938.3 Aug 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Aug 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) 10,008.3 Jul 2022 monthly Sep 2005 - Jul 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 39,024.9 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Aug 2022
Norway (USD mn) 68,751.9 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Oman (USD mn) 15,510.0 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 1970 - Jun 2022
Pakistan (USD mn) 9,071.2 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1959 - Jul 2022
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 603.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Aug 2022
Panama (USD mn) 7,651.6 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1969 - Sep 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 8,442.3 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Aug 2022
Peru (USD mn) 69,435.0 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Aug 2022
Philippines (USD mn) 84,503.9 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Aug 2022
Poland (USD mn) 135,376.1 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Aug 2022
Portugal (USD mn) 3,575.9 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Apr 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 37,471.9 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1966 - Jun 2022
Romania (USD mn) 40,012.3 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 2005 - Jul 2022
Russia (USD mn) 468,631.0 Jan 2022 monthly Dec 1996 - Jan 2022
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 439,459.4 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
Serbia (USD mn) 13,058.4 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Jul 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 280,132.8 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 2000 - Aug 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) 6,127.0 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Aug 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 786.1 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 45,699.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
Spain (USD mn) 53,716.7 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1987 - Aug 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 1,619.7 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Aug 2022
Sudan (USD mn) 0.0 Dec 2017 monthly Jul 1960 - Dec 2017
Sweden (USD mn) 42,827.0 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 887,071.8 Jul 2022 monthly Jun 1999 - Jul 2022
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 (%) -5.2 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,698.133 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 5,298.736 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1990 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.9 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 19.2 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BDT bn) 7,011.275 2024 yearly 1980 - 2024
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BDT bn) 26,363.886 2027 yearly 2003 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (BDT bn) 6,849.828 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn) 339,000.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Apr 2022
Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn) -147,040.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Apr 2022
Government Debt: Domestic (DO): Net (BDT mn) 2,665,224.000 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 2002 - Jun 2022
BD: Expenditure (BDT mn) 2,583,378.700 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 5.722 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -3,134.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Jun 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,572.4 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 41.1 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 8,882.448 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 143,598.178 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,890.969 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,881.6 May 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - May 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 37.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 122,422.756 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 546,470.381 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 907.698 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1973 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 335.863 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 49.608 Jun 2022 monthly Nov 1998 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 2,059.224 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2022
Import Price Index (2005-2006=100) 283.380 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Export Price Index (2005-2006=100) 240.500 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Terms of Trade Index (2005-2006=100) 87.110 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 36.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,246.7 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1997 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.8 2022 yearly 1998 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,202.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2003 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.3 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -67.073 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.1 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -58.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -9.115 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 93,233.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 11.4 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 19,166.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -14.803 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -68,668.009 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance (USD mn) -9,290.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -3,552.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Private Transfers (PT) (USD mn) 5,213.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 3,896.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Export F.O.B (USD mn) 13,263.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -752.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 28.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) -125.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment(BoP): USD: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -5,892.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 2,486.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Official Transfers (USD mn) 3.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -20.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: FDI: of which net inflow (USD mn) 807.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2015 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Import F.O.B (USD mn) -22,553.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) -9.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account: Capital Transfers (USD mn) 28.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) 1,306.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Services (USD mn) -1,066.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -743.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,202.370 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
IIP: Liabilities (BDT mn) 10,584,852.165 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (BDT mn) -5,919,182.337 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
IIP: Assets (BDT mn) 4,665,669.828 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
Outstanding External Debt as Percentage of GDP (%) 11.880 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 8.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 45,575.677 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 180,351.658 Jul 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) 8.2 Jul 2022 monthly Jun 1987 - Jul 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Aug 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 35,271.9 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1972 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.000 Aug 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Jul 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 780.657 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1972 - Aug 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 169,073.900 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1986 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.2 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1987 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 176,606.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 15.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1988 - Jul 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 184,024.280 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1991 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 12.94 Jul 2022 monthly Jun 1992 - Jul 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 33.51 2021 yearly 1974 - 2021

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