Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

Karachi, January 18, 2018 (PPI-OT):The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$19,771.5 million on 12 January 2018. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 13,699.0 million

ii) Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks: US$ 6,072.5 million

iii) Total liquid foreign reserves: US$ 19,771.5 million

During the week ending 12 January 2018, SBP’s reserves decreased by US$284 million to US$13,699 million, due to external debt servicing and other official payments.

For more information, contact:
Chief Spokesman,
State Bank of Pakistan (SBP)
Central Directorate
I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-111-727-111
Tel: +92-21-39212562
Fax: +92-21-39212433 – 39212436
Email: chief.spokesperson@sbp.org.pk
Website: www.sbp.org.pk