Pakistan’s liquid foreign reserves reach US$18,726.1m

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Thursday announced that the total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$18,726.1 million on 11 September 2015.

The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under: Foreign reserves held by SBP stood at US$13,689.5 million; Net foreign reserves held by banks touch US$ 5,036.6 million; and total liquid foreign reserves reached US$18,726.1 million.

During the week ending 11 September 2015, SBP’s Liquid FX Reserves increased by US$134 million to US$13,690 million, compared to US$13,556 million in the previous week.