Online annex: Inter-agency Task Force on Financing for Development (https://developmentfinance.un.org). Foreign exchange reserves as a share of global trade volume, 1990-2015 ,1990,1991,1992,1993,1994,1995,1996,1997,1998,1999,2000,2001,2002,2003,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015 Central and Southern Asia,0.08316661,0.156690421,0.209569263,0.352252069,0.55475245,0.411167661,0.399089086,0.463953874,0.511313341,0.567567376,0.56988358,0.727411011,1.041404267,1.295710528,1.345504469,1.219216946,1.423485868,1.796238069,1.45682699,2.02913515,1.81887599,1.508438993,1.476763795,1.457200743,1.608976776,2.02158723 Northern America and Europe,11.68249481,11.2070713,9.967048495,10.16315915,9.915408761,9.403801451,9.268391716,8.802029784,8.945178617,7.475069345,6.773279772,6.863600277,7.771330817,7.351775992,6.80026512,6.077788755,6.526299853,7.22075245,5.998827875,9.181462288,8.817875386,8.001193011,9.076584299,8.991424341,8.058952289,9.299488444 Western Asia and Northern Africa,1.164480171,1.303085103,1.24371556,1.228219047,1.207709582,1.200892533,1.43037013,1.640369951,1.80141474,1.865576166,1.892950704,2.092280133,2.317987128,2.399911604,2.337348443,3.670332029,4.284387297,5.028418498,5.275991357,6.671124901,6.153931912,5.573200626,6.361010589,6.757563188,6.502776803,6.423255557 Sub-Saharan Africa,0.308228559,0.341735222,0.238329974,0.268379913,0.283234406,0.288996813,0.315038967,0.411589567,0.397211296,0.400340636,0.434058217,0.454868061,0.436335132,0.413380062,0.532072324,0.627789443,0.769917919,0.837554664,0.788438216,1.006027797,0.836836831,0.782875607,0.876989811,0.857595515,0.754001176,0.750238696 Latin America and the Caribbean,1.106075317,1.483204526,1.849898705,2.277821849,1.951199109,2.031035046,2.320026495,2.430832135,2.340123336,2.154999805,1.963210941,2.055669841,1.993075217,2.080169196,1.933087619,1.985081161,2.097046541,2.580645011,2.515883043,3.460199682,3.355907278,3.294599611,3.508173132,3.425597711,3.490789374,3.766919193 Australia and New Zealand,0.478657016,0.444197667,0.301252136,0.304490438,0.281745261,0.257239035,0.305025629,0.305847494,0.274790997,0.360186436,0.277939877,0.280123235,0.319922076,0.409224482,0.37613849,0.396399223,0.457186217,0.24381077,0.211303339,0.34461822,0.294089385,0.267030781,0.27518284,0.282620804,0.280509802,0.292292329 Eastern and South-eastern Asia,4.87064885,5.340880679,5.029979865,6.373069319,7.28218227,7.886623448,8.90200184,8.94966251,9.814477971,11.28061679,11.54743983,13.167558,14.88327773,16.973552,18.13468172,17.89312565,18.22365665,19.58964248,19.47251877,28.62907901,27.52772761,26.01307038,26.49883183,27.90466011,27.52804531,28.65686068 Chart downloaded on 2020-09-23 08:49:29 from https://developmentfinance.un.org based on data from UN/DESA calculations based on IMF data.