Karachi: The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$14,944.7 million on 26December2014.The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-
i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 10,304.9 million
ii) Net foreign reserves held by banks : US$ 4,639.8 million
iii) Total liquid foreign reserves : US$ 14,944.7 million
During the week ending 26December2014, SBP’s Liquid FX Reserves decreased by US$60 million to US$10,305 million compared to US$10,365 million in the previous week.
During the week SBP made payments of US$197 million on account of external debt servicing and other official payments of which US$139 million was paid to IMF under SBA.