Liquid foreign reserves reach $19,993.1 million

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Thursday announced that the total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$19,993.1 million on 09 October2015. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 15,103.6 million

ii) Net foreign reserves held by banks : US$ 4,889.5 million

iii) Total liquid foreign reserves: US$ 19,993.1 million

During the week ending 09 October2015, SBP’s Liquid FX Reserves decreased by US$98 million to US$15,104 million, compared to US$15,202 million in the previous week.