Pakistan’s Liquid Foreign Reserves Position

Karachi, December 27, 2018 (PPI-OT): The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$14,017.8 million on 21 December, 2018. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 7,457.3 million

ii) Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks: US$ 6,560.5 million

iii) Total liquid foreign reserves: US$ 14,017.8 million

During the week ending 21 December 2018, SBP’s reserves decreased by US$591 million to US$7,457.3 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