Foreign reserves at US$103.5bil


  • Economy
  • Saturday, 21 Sep 2019

“The reserves position is sufficient to finance 7.6 months of retained imports and is 1.1 time total short-term external debt, ”

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara’s international reserves stood at US$103.5bil as at Sept 13,2019, unchanged from two weeks earlier.

“The reserves position is sufficient to finance 7.6 months of retained imports and is 1.1 time total short-term external debt, ” it said.

The main components of the international reserves were foreign currency reserves (US$96.7bil), International Monetary Fund reserves position (US$1.1bil), special drawing rights (US$1.1bil), gold (US$1.8bil) and other reserve assets (US$2.8bil).


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