SBP weekly reserves fall by $ 166 million to $ 13.533 billion

The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US $ 19,640.4 million on 19 January 2018. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-

Summary of Holding and Weekly Change

Foreign reserves held by

Jan 19, 2017

Jan 12, 2018

Change

% Change

State Bank of Pakistan

13532.8

13,699.00

-166.20

-1.21%

Net Foreign Reserves Held by Banks

6107.6

6,072.50

35.10

0.58%

Total Liquid Foreign Reserves

19640.4

19,771.50

-131.10

-0.66%

During the week ending 19 January 2018, SBP’s reserves decreased by US $ 166 million to US $ 13,533 million, due to external debt servicing and other official payments.

Posted on: 2018-01-25T18:12:00+05:00