Pakistan’s forex reseves decrease by $74.70mn


According to data released by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), the total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at $17,005 million on August 3, 2018.

The summary released by the central bank shows foreign reserves held by SBP increased by 0.19 per cent from the previous month. On the other hand, net foreign reserves held by commercial banks decreased by 1.40 per cent, while total liquid foreign reserves decreased by 0.44 per cent, decreasing from $17,079.70 million to $17,005 million.

Summary of Holding and Weekly Change
Foreign reserves held byAug 03, 2018Jul 27, 2018Change% Change
State Bank of Pakistan10,369.1010,349.7019.400.19%
Net Foreign Reserves Held by Banks6,635.906,730.00-94.10-1.40%
Total Liquid Foreign Reserves17,005.0017,079.70-74.70-0.44%


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