Peru Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

1985 - 2021 | Monthly | NA | CEIC Data

Key information about Peru Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

  • Peru Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 16.6 Months of Import in Oct 2021, compared with the ratio of 17.0 in the previous month
  • Peru Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1985 to Oct 2021
  • The data reached an all-time high of 31.8 in May 2020 and a record low of 1.4 in Jul 1990

CEIC calculates Foreign Exchange Reserves as Months of Import from monthly Foreign Exchange Reserves and monthly Imports. Foreign Exchange Reserves is calculated as the sum of Foreign Currency Reserves and Other Reserve Assets. The Central Reserve Bank of Peru provides Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD and Imports in USD. Foreign Exchange Reserves prior to January 2001 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.


Further information about Peru Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

  • In the latest reports, Peru Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 73.8 USD bn in Nov 2021
  • Its Money Supply M2 increased 27.0 % YoY in Mar 2021
  • Peru Domestic Credit reached 39.5 USD bn in Sep 2021, representing an drop of 3.9 % YoY
  • The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 3.4 % in Feb 2021, compared with the ratio of 3.4 % in the previous month
  • Household Debt of Peru reached 33.0 USD bn in Oct 2021, accounting for 17.3 % of the country's Nominal GDP

View Peru's Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import from Jan 1985 to Oct 2021 in the chart:

Peru Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

What was Peru's Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import in Oct 2021?

Peru Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 16.6 Months of Import in Oct 2021, compared with the ratio of 17.0 in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
16.6 Oct 2021 17.0 Sep 2021 1.4 Jul 1990 31.8 May 2020 NA monthly Jan 1985 - Oct 2021

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (NA) 5.9 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Oct 2021
Algeria (NA) 19.6 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
Argentina (NA) 6.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
Armenia (NA) 5.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2021
Australia (NA) 1.5 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1971 - Dec 2020
Austria (NA) 0.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2021
Azerbaijan (NA) 7.6 Oct 2021 monthly Mar 1994 - Oct 2021
Bahrain (NA) 1.6 2020 yearly 1966 - 2020
Bangladesh (NA) 7.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Oct 2021
Belarus (NA) 1.0 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Nov 2021
Belgium (NA) 0.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Oct 2021
Bolivia (NA) 2.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (NA) 7.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2021
Botswana (NA) 6.1 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Aug 2021
Brazil (NA) 16.2 Dec 2021 monthly Nov 2000 - Dec 2021
Brunei (NA) 3.8 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Apr 2021
Bulgaria (NA) 7.7 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 2003 - Oct 2021
Cambodia (NA) 6.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 2013 - Mar 2021
Canada (NA) 1.7 Nov 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Nov 2021
Chile (NA) 5.5 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
China (NA) 13.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2021
Colombia (NA) 9.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Oct 2021
Croatia (NA) 9.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Oct 2021
Cyprus (NA) 0.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Nov 2021
Czech Republic (NA) 8.5 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Nov 2021
Denmark (NA) 5.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Nov 2021
Ecuador (NA) 2.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2021
Egypt (NA) 5.7 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Nov 2021
Estonia (NA) 0.9 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2021
European Union (NA) 1.3 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Nov 2021
Finland (NA) 1.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2021
France (NA) 0.9 Nov 2021 monthly Feb 2004 - Nov 2021
Georgia (NA) 3.6 Dec 2021 monthly Oct 1995 - Dec 2021
Germany (NA) 0.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Ghana (NA) 6.8 Oct 2020 monthly Mar 2005 - Oct 2020
Greece (NA) 0.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (NA) 8.0 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Nov 2021
Hungary (NA) 2.7 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Nov 2021
Iceland (NA) 8.0 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2000 - Nov 2021
India (NA) 10.9 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 1990 - Nov 2021
Indonesia (NA) 6.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Dec 2021
Ireland (NA) 0.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2021
Israel (NA) 25.1 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Italy (NA) 1.0 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Sep 2021
Ivory Coast (NA) 0.0 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Sep 2021
Japan (NA) 17.6 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Nov 2021
Jordan (NA) 6.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1972 - Oct 2021
Kazakhstan (NA) 2.8 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Oct 2021
Kenya (NA) 5.0 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 2005 - Nov 2020
South Korea (NA) 7.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Dec 2021
Kosovo (NA) 2.1 May 2021 monthly Sep 2007 - May 2021
Kuwait (NA) 20.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1973 - Jun 2020
Kyrgyzstan (NA) 4.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021
Laos (NA) 3.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Latvia (NA) 2.4 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2021
Lebanon (NA) 27.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Lithuania (NA) 1.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2021
Luxembourg (NA) 0.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Oct 2021
Macau SAR, China (NA) 13.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2021
North Macedonia (NA) 3.4 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Nov 2021
Malawi (NA) 3.9 May 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2020
Malaysia (NA) 5.5 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2000 - Dec 2020
Malta (NA) 1.1 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 1994 - Nov 2021
Mauritius (NA) 14.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Mexico (NA) 4.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2021
Moldova (NA) 5.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2021
Mongolia (NA) 6.4 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jul 2021
Montenegro (NA) 7.0 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2021
Morocco (NA) 5.8 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Nov 2021
Mozambique (NA) 7.6 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2020
Myanmar (NA) 4.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Jun 2020
Nepal (NA) 6.5 Nov 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Nov 2021
Netherlands (NA) 0.1 Nov 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2021
New Zealand (NA) 2,494.2 Nov 2021 monthly Sep 2005 - Nov 2021
Nigeria (NA) 6.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021
Norway (NA) 8.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2021
Oman (NA) 6.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2021
Pakistan (NA) 2.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2021
Palestinian Territory (NA) 1.1 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Nov 2020
Panama (NA) 7.5 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2021
Paraguay (NA) 6.9 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2021
Peru (NA) 16.6 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Oct 2021
Philippines (NA) 8.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1979 - Nov 2021
Poland (NA) 4.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2021
Portugal (NA) 0.6 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Nov 2021
Qatar (NA) 13.9 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2021
Romania (NA) 3.9 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2005 - Nov 2021
Russia (NA) 18.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2021
Saudi Arabia (NA) 38.3 2019 yearly 1957 - 2019
Serbia (NA) 5.0 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2021
Singapore (NA) 10.8 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Nov 2021
Slovakia (NA) 0.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2021
Slovenia (NA) 0.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
South Africa (NA) 5.3 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 2004 - Nov 2021
Spain (NA) 1.5 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1987 - Oct 2021
Sri Lanka (NA) 0.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Nov 2021
Sudan (NA) 0.0 Dec 2017 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2017
Sweden (NA) 2.5 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Nov 2021
Switzerland (NA) 33.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Nov 2021
Syria (NA) 9.8 Jun 2011 quarterly Mar 1960 - Jun 2011

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -9,132.604 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,104.408 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 16.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 71,068.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 35.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (PEN bn) 247.698 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (PEN bn) 495.047 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (PEN bn) 216.609 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Public Debt: Domestic (PEN mn) 138,179.276 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Public Debt: Domestic: Short Term (ST) (PEN mn) 3,984.247 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Public Debt: Domestic: Long Term (LT) (PEN mn) 134,195.029 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Public Debt (PEN mn) 293,798.967 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Public Debt: External (PEN mn) 155,619.691 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.996 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 1,960.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,206.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 21.1 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Oct 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 8,397.374 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 50,094.087 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 5,279.898 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 3,975.1 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 25.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Nov 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 512,152.469 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 361,265.787 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 491.000 Aug 2019 monthly Nov 2003 - Aug 2019
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 743.000 Aug 2019 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2019
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1,103.000 Aug 2019 monthly Sep 2003 - Aug 2019
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 891.000 Aug 2019 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2019
Imports: 2007p (USD th) 3,175,235.60 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2018
Exports: 2007p (USD th) 3,837,345.34 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2018
Exports: Mining: Gold (USD mn) 895.760 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Nov 2021
Exports: Petroleum: Crude and Derivatives (USD mn) 207.492 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Nov 2021
Exports: Asia: Japan (USD mn) 172.000 Aug 2019 monthly Sep 2003 - Aug 2019
Exports: America: NAFTA: USA (USD mn) 491.000 Aug 2019 monthly Sep 2003 - Aug 2019
Exports: Asia: China (USD mn) 1,103.000 Aug 2019 monthly Sep 2003 - Aug 2019
Exports: MINCETUR: South Korea (USD mn) 271.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: NAFTA: Mexico (USD mn) 165.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: India (USD mn) 89.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: NAFTA: Canada (USD mn) 51.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: Food: Main Nourishment (USD mn) 286.756 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Nov 2021
Imports: America: NAFTA: USA (USD mn) 743.000 Aug 2019 monthly Sep 2003 - Aug 2019
Imports: Asia: China (USD mn) 891.000 Aug 2019 monthly Sep 2003 - Aug 2019
Trade Index: Terms of Trade (2007=100) 117.322 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -91.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -882.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,414.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -28.594 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -66.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,883.756 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 93,270.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 43.3 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 8,845.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 4.7 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -4.483 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -83,144.029 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2020
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -2,655.672 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn) -2,650.496 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account (USD mn) 7,816.238 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn) 907.675 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn) -1,742.821 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Private Sector: Liabilities: Direct Investment (USD mn) 613.137 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2018
International Investment Position (IIP): Assets (USD mn) 148,746.421 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 237,090.816 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Public External Debt: USD: Net (USD mn) 2,084.613 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
External Liabilities: Medium & Long Term (USD mn) 87,750.913 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Chile (USD mn) 3,567.226 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Netherlands (USD mn) 1,256.624 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Spain (USD mn) 5,053.813 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: United Kingdom (USD mn) 4,683.225 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: USA (USD mn) 3,232.366 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Industry (USD mn) 3,305.916 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Finance (USD mn) 4,952.813 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Mining (USD mn) 6,879.562 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Energy (USD mn) 3,496.445 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock (USD mn) 27,683.819 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Communications (USD mn) 5,487.684 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.4 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Feb 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 17.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 68,623.217 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 109,080.955 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Nov 2021
M2 Growth (%) 27.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 1997 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 74,009.0 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 31.590 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 16.6 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Oct 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 2,036.000 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 81,777.333 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 21.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 39,504.4 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Sep 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) -3.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 32,945.4 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 86,721.109 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 11.11 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 46.40 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2020
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible Foreign Currencies (FCR) (USD mn) 72,588.000 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2021
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 79,057.000 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2021
Depository Corporations: Broad Money (PEN mn) 288,389.11 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2018
Banking System: Net Domestic Credit (PEN mn) 116,956.557 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2018
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -16.6 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 2003 - Dec 2021
BCRP Forecast: Consumer Price Index: YoY (%) 2.500 2020 yearly 2016 - 2020
Macroeconomic Outlook Survey: Business Confidence Index (Point) 41.221 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2021

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