Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

Karachi, January 04, 2018 (PPI-OT):The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$20,154.3 million on 29 December 2017. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 14,106.7 million

ii) Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks: US$ 6,047.6 million

iii) Total liquid foreign reserves: US$ 20,154.3 million

During the week ending 29 December 2017, SBP’s reserves decreased by US$26 million to US$14,107 million, due to payments on account of external debt servicing.

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