Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

General Official News

Karachi, January 17, 2019 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$13,489.2 million on 11 January, 2019. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 6,901.2 million

ii) Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks: US$ 6,588.0 million

iii) Total liquid foreign reserves: US$ 13,489.2 million

During the week ending 11 January, 2019, SBP’s reserves decreased by US$148 million to US$6,901.2 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