Liquid foreign reserves reach $19,811.6m

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan on Thursday announced that the total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$19,811.6 million on 30 October 2015.

The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan US$14,820.8 million; net foreign reserves held by banks US$4,990.8 million;and total liquid foreign reserves US$19,811.6 million.

During the week ending 30 October 2015, SBP’s Liquid FX Reserves decreased by US$ 97 million to US$14,821 million, compared to US$ 14,918 million in the previous week.