Liquid foreign reserves reach US$21,568.1m mark

Karachi

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan on Thursday announced that the total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$21,568.1 million on 14 April 2017.

The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under: Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan stood at US$ 16,416.1 million; Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks remained US$ 5,152.0 million; and Total liquid foreign reserves reached US$ 21,568.1 million.

During the week ending 14April2017, SBP’s reserves decreased by US$272 million to US$16,416 million.