Ecuador Foreign Exchange Reserves

1956 - 2021 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Ecuador Foreign Exchange Reserves

  • Ecuador Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 6.0 USD bn in Dec 2021, compared with 5.7 USD bn in the previous month
  • Ecuador Foreign Exchange Reserves: USD mn data is updated monthly, available from Dec 1956 to Dec 2021
  • The data reached an all-time high of 6.1 USD bn in Sep 2014 and a record low of 9.3 USD mn in May 1958

CEIC calculates monthly Foreign Exchange Reserves as the sum of Net Currency Position and Reserve with Latin American Integration Association (ALADI). The Central Bank of Ecuador provides Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD. Foreign Exchange Reserves prior to January 2004 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.


Further information about Ecuador Foreign Exchange Reserves
  • In the latest reports, Ecuador Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 2.5 Months of Import in Oct 2021.
  • Its Money Supply M2 increased 67.7 USD bn YoY in Oct 2021.
  • Ecuador Domestic Credit reached 48.9 USD bn in Mar 2021, representing an increased of 15.6 % YoY.
  • The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 4.3 % in Nov 2021, compared with the ratio of 4.2 % in the previous month.
  • Household Debt of Ecuador reached 14.0 % in Dec 2020, accounting for 14.0 % of the country's Nominal GDP.

View Ecuador's Foreign Exchange Reserves from Dec 1956 to Dec 2021 in the chart:

Ecuador Foreign Exchange Reserves

What was Ecuador's Foreign Exchange Reserves in Dec 2021?

Ecuador Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 6.0 USD bn in Dec 2021, compared with 5.7 USD bn in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
6,021.9 Dec 2021 5,690.4 Nov 2021 9.3 May 1958 6,063.3 Sep 2014 USD mn monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 4,345.9 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Oct 2021
Algeria (USD mn) 41,774.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1968 - Nov 2021
Argentina (USD mn) 35,098.0 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Nov 2021
Armenia (USD mn) 3,000.3 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
Australia (USD mn) 36,720.4 Nov 2021 monthly Jul 1969 - Nov 2021
Austria (USD mn) 8,498.7 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Dec 2021
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 7,479.1 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1992 - Oct 2021
Bahrain (USD mn) 3,828.7 Jun 2021 monthly Oct 1965 - Jun 2021
Bangladesh (USD mn) 41,546.6 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1972 - Nov 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 3,864.6 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Dec 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 10,500.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Bolivia (USD mn) 1,928.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 9,123.8 Nov 2021 monthly Aug 1997 - Nov 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 5,165.9 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Apr 2021
Brazil (USD mn) 336,835.2 Nov 2021 monthly Nov 2000 - Nov 2021
Brunei (USD mn) 2,985.6 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Apr 2021
Bulgaria (USD mn) 31,177.5 Nov 2021 monthly Sep 2003 - Nov 2021
Cambodia (USD mn) 16,483.8 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Oct 2021
Canada (USD mn) 70,253.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Mar 2021
Chile (USD mn) 47,127.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Dec 2021
China (USD mn) 3,250,166.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Dec 2021
Colombia (USD mn) 53,421.6 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Nov 2021
Croatia (USD mn) 24,349.9 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1992 - Mar 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) 168.4 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 167,727.6 Dec 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 63,211.4 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Nov 2021
Ecuador (USD mn) 6,021.9 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Egypt (USD mn) 32,050.4 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
Estonia (USD mn) 1,910.3 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2021
European Union (USD mn) 315,927.6 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Oct 2021
Finland (USD mn) 8,163.9 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2021
France (USD mn) 54,979.1 Nov 2021 monthly Feb 2004 - Nov 2021
Georgia (USD mn) 3,784.5 Dec 2021 monthly Oct 1995 - Dec 2021
Germany (USD mn) 37,896.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Ghana (USD mn) 6,884.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Mar 2021
Greece (USD mn) 3,696.5 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 499,253.0 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Nov 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 34,926.8 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2021
Iceland (USD mn) 6,290.2 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2000 - Nov 2021
India (USD mn) 536,693.0 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 1989 - Mar 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) 131,405.1 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Dec 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 5,755.9 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2021
Israel (USD mn) 204,153.2 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Nov 2021
Italy (USD mn) 49,768.1 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 4.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jul 1962 - Oct 2021
Japan (USD mn) 1,283,852.0 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Nov 2021
Jordan (USD mn) 12,321.2 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 1958 - Jan 2020
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 9,626.1 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Nov 2021
Kenya (USD mn) 8,008.7 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Jan 2021
South Korea (USD mn) 438,319.2 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) 945.2 May 2021 monthly Sep 2007 - May 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) 40,962.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Nov 2021
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 1,964.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Nov 2021
Laos (USD mn) 1,229.0 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - Aug 2021
Latvia (USD mn) 4,485.3 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) 41,887.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 1990 - Nov 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) 4,272.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jun 1993 - Dec 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) 189.3 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 25,032.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1984 - Mar 2021
North Macedonia (USD mn) 3,719.4 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Dec 2021
Malawi (USD mn) 391.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1965 - Mar 2021
Malaysia (USD mn) 107,200.0 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Dec 2021
Malta (USD mn) 739.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Dec 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) 6,681.9 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 1960 - Nov 2021
Mexico (USD mn) 185,866.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 3,890.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2021
Mongolia (USD mn) 3,484.6 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1992 - Aug 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) 1,815.0 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Nov 2021
Morocco (USD mn) 32,137.1 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Mozambique (USD mn) 3,579.9 Jan 2021 monthly Mar 1984 - Jan 2021
Myanmar (USD mn) 7,224.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1950 - Dec 2020
Nepal (USD mn) 10,899.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Mar 2021
Netherlands (USD mn) 6,303.0 Dec 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 11,401,488.8 Nov 2021 monthly Sep 2005 - Nov 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) 34,820.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Mar 2021
Norway (USD mn) 75,436.6 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2021
Oman (USD mn) 17,427.0 Oct 2021 monthly Apr 1970 - Oct 2021
Pakistan (USD mn) 14,401.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1959 - Nov 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 622.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Panama (USD mn) 7,651.6 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1969 - Sep 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 8,980.1 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Peru (USD mn) 74,009.0 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Philippines (USD mn) 93,996.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2021
Poland (USD mn) 145,162.8 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2021
Portugal (USD mn) 5,568.1 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Nov 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 37,244.6 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1966 - Nov 2021
Romania (USD mn) 41,978.6 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 2005 - Dec 2021
Russia (USD mn) 435,984.0 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1996 - Mar 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 438,473.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2021
Serbia (USD mn) 15,526.7 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 403,361.2 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Nov 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) 5,447.3 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Nov 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) 731.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 43,143.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
Spain (USD mn) 54,781.7 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1987 - Dec 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 2,770.6 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Sudan (USD mn) 0.0 Dec 2017 monthly Jul 1960 - Dec 2017
Sweden (USD mn) 43,270.0 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Nov 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 1,005,964.7 Nov 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Nov 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 (%) -6.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -2,936.781 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,346.284 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 12.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 62,859.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 63.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (USD bn) 40.301 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (USD bn) 63.577 2026 yearly 2001 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (USD bn) 41.637 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Central Government: Finance (USD mn) 214.320 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Central Government: Revenue (USD mn) 1,622.739 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Central Government: Balance (USD mn) -214.320 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Central Government: Expenditure excl Amortization (USD mn) 1,837.060 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.867 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 386.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Oct 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,501.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Oct 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 39.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1966 - Oct 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 32,102.184 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 38,075.410 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,640.723 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,292.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 47.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Oct 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 624,660.749 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 233,794.861 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 372.892 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 301.357 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1973 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 170.427 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 331.860 Mar 2021 monthly May 1992 - Mar 2021
EC: Exports: fob: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn) 367.418 Sep 2021 monthly Jun 1973 - Sep 2021
Terms of Trade Index: 2007=100 (2007=100) 100.111 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Oct 2021
Exports: FOB: Petroleum: Crude Petroleum (USD th) 800,605.440 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2021
Exports: FOB: Non Petroleum: Traditional: Bananas And Plane Tree (USD th) 294,296.001 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2021
Exports: FOB: America: United States (USD mn) 558.953 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2021
Exports: FOB: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 309.046 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2021
Exports: FOB: America: ALADI: Panama (USD mn) 524.961 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Oct 2021
Imports: CIF: Consumer Goods: Non Durable (USD th) 299,602.630 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2021
Imports: CIF: Fuels And Lubricants (USD th) 470,855.891 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2021
Imports: CIF: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 324.160 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Imports: CIF: America: ALADI: Panama (USD mn) 350.334 Oct 2021 monthly Mar 2019 - Oct 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 140.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 131.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -42.339 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 18.750 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 57,436.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 57.1 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 633.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 2.602 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD) -25,269,823,146.114 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -722.727 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 275.745 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2021
External Debt: Private (USD mn) 10,693.466 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2021
External Debt: Public (USD mn) 46,743.073 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: BPM6 (USD th) 131,364.286 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Spain (USD th) 88,442.667 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Netherlands (USD th) 23,806.340 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Asia: China (USD th) 12,350.723 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 2,138.746 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 29,161.433 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Oct 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 67,692.766 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Oct 2021
M2 Growth (%) 10.1 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Oct 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2009 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 6,021.9 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.367 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1,815.306 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 49,708.469 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 13.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 48,909.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 15.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Nov 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 14,893.4 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2006 - Nov 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 43,881.380 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.67 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 46.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Loans (USD mn) 94.818 Oct 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Oct 2021
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Deposits (USD mn) 52,611.125 Oct 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Oct 2021
International Reserve: Net Currency Position (USD mn) 6,021.930 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) 1.0 Oct 2020 monthly May 2008 - Oct 2020
Business Confidence Index: Commerce (May2007=100) 2,038.400 Nov 2021 monthly May 2007 - Nov 2021
Business Confidence Index: Services (May2007=100) 1,230.600 Nov 2021 monthly May 2007 - Nov 2021
Business Confidence Index: Global (May2007=100) 1,530.900 Nov 2021 monthly May 2007 - Nov 2021
Business Confidence Index: Industry (May2007=100) 2,496.300 Nov 2021 monthly May 2007 - Nov 2021
Business Confidence Index: Construction (May2007=100) 463.000 Nov 2021 monthly May 2007 - Nov 2021

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