Pakistan's Foreign Reserves Position

Pakistan's Foreign Reserves Position

KARACHI: (APP) The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$ 21,822.6 million on 24 February 2017, a statement issued by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said here on Thursday.

It said that the break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:

i) Foreign reserves held by SBP: US$ 16,850.8 million

ii) Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks: US$ 4,971.8 million

iii) Total liquid foreign reserves: US$ 21,822.6 million

During the week ending 24 February 2017, the SBP's reserves decreased by US$ 177 million to US$ 16,851 million, the statement further pointed out.