According to figures released by the SBP, the total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$20,054.2 million on 02 October 2015.The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-
Foreign reserves held by:
State Bank of Pakistan
US$ 15,202.0 million
Net foreign reserves held by Banks
US$ 4,852.2 million
Total liquid foreign reserves
US$ 20,054.2 million
During the week ending 02 October 2015, SBP’s Liquid FX Reserves increased by US$1,794 million to US$15,202 million, compared to US$13,408 million in the previous week.
During the week, SBP received US$505 million from IMF under EFF, US$500 million as proceeds of Pakistan International Bonds, US$376 million under Coalition Support Fund (CSF) and US$263 million as syndicate financing for Government of Pakistan.