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Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

by December 28, 2017 General

Karachi, December 28, 2017 (PPI-OT):The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$20,189.0 million on 22 December 2017. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 14,133.3 million

ii) Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks: US$ 6,055.7 million

iii) Total liquid foreign reserves: US$ 20,189.0 million

During the week ending 22 December 2017, SBP’s reserves decreased by US$199 million to US$14,133 million, due to external debt 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