The volume of China's gold reserves is 1 thousand. 843 tons.
The first four lines of the rating are given to the United States (8 thousand 133 tons), Germany (3 thousand 374 tons), Italy (2 thousand 452 tons) and France (2 thousand 436 tons).
In addition, 2 thousand 814 t belongs to the International Monetary Fund.
As noted by the agency, "an increase in gold reserves allows Russia to diversify foreign exchange reserves amid deteriorating relations with the United States."
It is also reported that the Russian authorities are buying mainly gold mined in domestic mines.
According to the agency, Turkey is also actively increasing its gold reserves.
Earlier, the media wrote that if the cumulative gold reserves of Russia and China exceed the American one, the dollar will be in an “awkward position,” and the United States will be squeezed out in the global economy.