Foreign Exchange Reserves in Japan decreased to 1216903 USD Million in December from 1219291 USD Million in November of 2016. Foreign Exchange Reserves in Japan averaged 290975.26 USD Million from 1957 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 1306668 USD Million in January of 2012 and a record low of 455 USD Million in September of 1957. In Japan, Foreign Exchange Reserves are the foreign assets held or controlled by the country central bank. The reserves are made of gold or a specific currency. They can also be special drawing rights and marketable securities denominated in foreign currencies like treasury bills, government bonds, corporate bonds and equities and foreign currency loans. This page provides the latest reported value for – Japan Foreign Exchange Reserves – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news.