Saturday, February 4

Pakistan’s liquid foreign reserves position

Karachi, April 05, 2018 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$17,796.4 million on 30 March 2018. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 11,602.0 million

ii) Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks: US$ 6,194.4 million

iii) Total liquid foreign reserves: US$ 17,796.4 million

During the week ending 30 March 2018, SBP’s reserves decreased by US$174 million to US$11,602 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